China now has at least four groups of CRISPR researchers doing gene editing with large colonies of monkeys

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Inhumane or Unavoidable?

June 17, 2019

As Congress scrutinizes an increase in monkey research, scientists defend its necessity

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Yes, it’s as scary as it sounds. Some are calling the Chinese experiment “an ethical nightmare.”

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A quest to understand how human intelligence evolved raises some ethical questions

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Neuroscientists tracked the activity of single neurons deep in the brain and suggest the findings could explain humans’ intelligence — and susceptibility to psychiatric disorders

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Max Planck researcher Nikos Logothetis was accused of animal-welfare violations relating to monkeys used in research

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The number of monkeys used in U.S. biomedical research reached an all-time high last year, according to data released in late September by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

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This senator wants to help. Sen. Bill Cassidy is trying to help hundreds of chimpanzees enjoy an easy retirement in his home state of Louisiana

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