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Merck Joins Companies Ending Chimpanzee Research

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.30.2014 | Green

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drugmaker Merck & Co. is joining two dozen other pharmaceutical companies and contract laboratories in committing to not use ch...

Lab Chimps Should Be Retired, Committee Says

AP | JANET McCONNAUGHEY | Posted 03.25.2013 | Science

NEW ORLEANS — Chimpanzees who have spent their lives in U.S. research labs being prodded, poked and tested may be headed for retirement in a lea...

Chimp Moms Teach Young Secrets Of 'Speaking' To Humans

Posted 03.21.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 03/20/2012 08:42 PM EDT on LiveScience Captive chimpanzees learn from their mothers to ...

Government Agrees To Restrict Research Using Chimps

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 02.14.2012 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Days in the laboratory are numbered for chimpanzees, humans' closest relative. Chimps paved astronauts' way into space and were vi...