A 3-D carbon nanotube mesh enables rat spinal tissue sections to reconnect in culture.
March 27, 2014|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
December 31, 2013|
How the US government impacted life science research in 2013
December 4, 2013|
Re-examination of a thigh bone from one of the earliest putative hominins could impact scientists’ understanding of the origins of human bipedalism, a study suggests.
December 2, 2013|
The US President has signed a bill to support the retirement of federally owned research chimpanzees over the next five years.
October 31, 2013|
The 60 NIH chimpanzees that were set to enjoy their remaining years at a sanctuary in Louisiana will have to wait a little longer, thanks to Congress’s ongoing budgeting problems.
June 26, 2013|
The NIH will significantly reduce the use of chimpanzees in biomedical research and retire the majority of its chimps to sanctuaries.
June 13, 2013|
A proposal to grant captive chimpanzees the same endangered species status as wild chimps could hamper medical research.
March 12, 2013|
The NIH will decide what to do with its research chimpanzees by the end of this month.
January 24, 2013|
A National Institutes of Health working group urges the agency to send most of its chimpanzees to a national sanctuary and halt half of the experiments involving such animals.