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A Word from the USDA and OLAW

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Correspondence to Patricia Brown VMD, MS, DACLAM or Betty Goldentyer DVM.

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Brown, P., Goldentyer, B. A Word from the USDA and OLAW. Lab Anim 50, 298 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41684-021-00874-0

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