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Why aren't animal activists forgoing COVID-19 vaccine?
2/17/2021

An activist who organizes protests in scientists' neighborhoods posted a photo on social media of herself receiving a COVID-19 vaccine, writes neuroscientist Michele Basso, whose Parkinson's disease research has drawn the activist's ire. The activist is either unaware or doesn't care that the vaccine she received to protect her from a deadly disease was made possible only through "decades of fundamental cellular and molecular biological research, much of it conducted in non-human animals," Basso writes.

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