Editorial and Commentary
Stress and distress in laboratory animals is often inherent and unavoidable. The effect of these factors on the reliability and relevance of experimental data is not sufficiently appreciated. Greater awareness, debate and discussion of this issue are urgently required.
Bailey, J. (2017). Does the stress inherent to laboratory life and experimentation on animals adversely affect research data?. Alternatives to laboratory animals: ATLA, 45(6), 299.