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animal research

 the useof non-human animals in empiricalresearch, on the basis of greater control, objectivity and similar genetic makeup.However, the use of non-human animals has raised a number of ethical and moral questions.

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September 20th 2021

cross tolerance

this phenomenon arises in some drug categories, such as theopiates (heroin, morphine etc) and tryptamines (LSD,mescaline and psilocybin) when the prolonged use of one drugin the group results in the development of tolerance to theothers opioids.