The World Day for Animals in Laboratories is celebrated on April 24th. In Novosibirsk, there are located many laboratories, and one of the laboratory animals, a mouse, has its own monument, VN.RU reports.
In Novosibirsk, the contribution of laboratory animals to the development of science is honoured a lot. They even erected a mouse monument, which was opened in 2013. A medical mask was carefully pulled on a mouse monument by residents of Novosibirsk. Such custody became especially relevant during the coronavirus pandemic, laboratory animals are now taking part in the development of a vaccine for it.