During world war ii, a number of german physicians conducted painful and often deadly experiments on thousands of prisoners without their permission considering the inhumane conditions, lack of consent, and questionable research standards, modern scientists overwhelmingly reject the use of results from experiments in the camps. According to nova, there were 30 such nazi human experiments performed on concentration camp prisoners the result was unimaginable pain, mutilation, disability and ultimately death during the nuremberg doctor trials, 15 of 23 defendants were found guilty of unthinkable war crimes.
Unit 731 was a covert biological and chemical warfare research and development unit of the imperial japanese army that undertook lethal human experimentation during the second sino-japanese war (1937–1945) and world war ii. But it was not the holocaust prisoners were forced to serve as toy dolls on whom hazardous experiments were performed these experiments, or more like medical tortures, more often than not.
Vivisections were performed on prisoners after infecting them with various diseases is acknowledged as being a driving force behind the development of the animal rights movement and the end of such cruel experiments interesting article: what the nazi’s did during the holocaust was probably the most inhumane experiments ever. Prisoners, like people of color, have often been the unwilling objects of evil experiments from 1965 to 1966, dr albert kligman, funded by dow chemical, johnson & johnson, and the us army, conducted what was deemed “dermatological research” on approximately 75 prisoners. Between 1963 and 1973, dozens of washington and oregon prison inmates were used as test subjects in an experiment designed to test the effects of radiation on testicles bribed with cash and the suggestion of parole, 130 inmates willingly agreed to participate in the experiments conducted by the university of washington on behalf of the us government.
Seven-year-old jacqueline morgenstern, later a victim of tuberculosis medical experiments at the neuengamme concentration camp she was murdered just before the liberation of the camp paris, france, 1940.
Medical experiments of the holocaust and nazi medicine foreword people must remember the holocaust as a insult to humanity the lives lost were not only great in number, but offered so much to mankind how the world would have been different if the millions of souls destroyed could have lived.