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Human Experiments

How Animal Experiments Paved the Way for the CIA's Torture Program

Aysha Akhtar, M.D., M.P.H. | Posted 03.23.2015 | Science
Aysha Akhtar, M.D., M.P.H.

Many psychologists and psychiatrists are justifiably horrified at the central role members of their own profession have played in these torture experiments. Unfortunately, our biomedical profession has a long history of experimentation on humans.

Harvard's Experiment on the Unabomber, Class of '62

Jonathan D. Moreno | Posted 07.25.2012 | Home
Jonathan D. Moreno

The news that Ted Kaczynski was included in the 50th anniversary alumni directory has roiled the class reunion. Better known via his nom de plume (or ...

New Rules For Animal-Human Experiments Urged

Posted 09.24.2011 | Healthy Living

Scientific experiments that insert human genes or cells into animals need new rules to ensure they are ethically acceptable and do not lead to the...

Secret WWII Japanese Biological Warfare Testing Site Possibly Unearthed

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO — Japan is excavating the site of a former medical school that may reveal grisly secrets from World War II. The investigation begins Mond...