National Anti-vivisection Society

 

National Antivisection Society

Parkinson's UK

Posted: 12 December 2011. Updated: 3 June 2013

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Rating: Bad

Tel: 020 7931 8080
Web: http://www.parkinsons.org.uk
Questionnaire response received: Yes

Remit: Medical Research and Health; Welfare and Support
Organisational Area: Welfare-based

Policy / Record on research: Willing to fund animal research if convinced of its necessity; That animal research is necessary and essential for the benefit of medical science and advancement; Support Association of Medical Research Charities Statement on the Use of Animals in Research; Animal research supported but compliable with relevant legislation
Is this a permanent policy? Not known
Membership of AMRC? Yes
Record on animal-based research: Currently carrying out or funding animal research

Annual income: 17,109,000
Annual expenditure on research: 4.7 million
Amount spent on animal research and % of research income: Not known

Research area: Behaviour, Biochemistry, Neurology, Genetics
Species used: Rodents, Amphibians, Invertebrates, Fish
Is there a non-animal research option for donation? Donors are permitted to restrict donations upon request. Good accounting practice ensures money is not misallocated.

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