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A National Institutes of Health (NIH) Working Group on Chimpanzees in Research today recommended that the majority of the 451 identified NIH-owned or -supported chimpanzees currently held in U.S. labs and available for research should be retired to sanctuary.

For more information see the New York Times article ā€œHealth Agency Moves to Retire Most Chimps Used for Research.ā€

The private labs with chimps are next.

For updates: NEAVSā€™Project R&R: Release and Restitution for Chimpanzees in U.S. Labs.

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