Experiments at the University of Birmingham

Here you can read about just some of the cruel experiments conducted at the university. Click through the boxes below to learn what the University of Birmingham have done to animals on their campus.

Rats Harmed in Spinal Crush Experiments




Rats had parts of their spinal cords painfully crushed, using watchmaker’s forceps.


University of Birmingham

Link to paper:

‘Thermosensitive collagen/ fibrinogen gels loaded with decorin suppress lesion site cavitation and promote functional recovery after spinal cord injury’