Early day motion 22

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ANIMAL EXPERIMENTS

That this House notes the science-based campaign For Life On Earth which is critical of avoidable experiments on animals; is alarmed that all studies measuring the claimed ability of animals to predict human responses expose a low success rate in the region of 31 per cent; further notes that a success rate in the region of 90 per cent is required by medical practice; further notes that the National Cancer Institute has said that cures for cancer have been lost because studies in rodents have been believed; acknowledges the Concordat on Openness on Animal Research which is committed to developing communications with the media and public; and calls for properly moderated scientific public debates on the misleading practice of trying to apply results from animal experiments to human patients.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Abbott, Diane Labour Party Hackney North and Stoke Newington 02.07.2014
Benton, Joe Labour Party Bootle 09.07.2014
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 10.07.2014
Clark, Katy Labour Party North Ayrshire and Arran 04.11.2014
Clarke, Tom Labour Party Coatbridge Chryston and Bellshill 08.07.2014
Cooper, Rosie Labour Party West Lancashire 23.06.2014
Crockart, Mike Liberal Democrats Edinburgh West 19.06.2014
Cunningham, Jim Labour Party Coventry South 17.06.2014
Cunningham, Tony Labour Party Workington 08.07.2014
Doran, Frank Labour Party Aberdeen North 23.06.2014
Dowd, Jim Labour Party Lewisham West and Penge 17.06.2014
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 14.07.2014
Field, Frank Labour Party Birkenhead 17.06.2014
Flynn, Paul Labour Party Newport West 04.06.2014
Gilbert, Stephen Liberal Democrats St Austell and Newquay 16.10.2014
Hancock, Mike INDEPENDENT Portsmouth South 17.06.2014
Henderson, Gordon Conservative Party Sittingbourne and Sheppey 21.07.2014
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 22.07.2014
Llwyd, Elfyn Plaid Cymru Dwyfor Meirionnydd 17.06.2014
Long, Naomi Alliance Party Belfast East 18.06.2014
Lucas, Caroline Green Party Brighton Pavilion 22.07.2014
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 21.07.2014
Mearns, Ian Labour Party Gateshead 01.09.2014
Morrice, Graeme Labour Party Livingston 21.07.2014
Pugh, John Liberal Democrats Southport 01.09.2014
Skinner, Dennis Labour Party Bolsover 21.07.2014
Williams, Mark Liberal Democrats Ceredigion 22.07.2014
Wilson, Sammy Democratic Unionist Party East Antrim 18.06.2014