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Argument: Animal testing wrongly involves sentient, human-like creatures

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Randy Fairchild. "The Case Against Animal Testing". Helium - "Though we perform testing on animals, and even eat the ones with less fur, we are not cannibals; we do not torture our own. Or do we?

A cow has approximately 90 percent of its genes in common with humans. Those genes code for the same proteins, the same nerve tissue, the same basic emotions and pain, that humans can feel. Monkeys have 97 percent of their genes in common with humans, and share even more striking physical, mental and emotional similarities."

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