Reply to comment “Animal welfare and ethics in the collection of fetal blood for the production of fetal bovine serum”

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Tilo Weber
Frigga Wirths
Nina Brakebusch
Jan van der Valk

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Weber, T., Wirths, F., Brakebusch, N. and van der Valk, J. (2021) “Reply to comment ‘Animal welfare and ethics in the collection of fetal blood for the production of fetal bovine serum’”, ALTEX - Alternatives to animal experimentation, 38(2), pp. 324-326. doi: 10.14573/altex.2103191.
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