Eric Sandgren, UW's animal research oversight director, said he is pleased
According to Sandgren, the USDA inspector evaluated the facilities, animals and the personnel, all in line with PETA's complaint letter.
added the inspection focused on both the 2008 protocol, which the PETA complaint addressed, as well as the current 2012 protocol.
to continue with allegations against the university.
's general goal to end animal research, adding although finding middle ground with animal rights activists like PETA will be difficult, efforts are being made.
"Given the way people in this country seem to be becoming more polarized, I think that [finding common ground] will be difficult," Sandgren