• Monkeys in a nicotine experiment can relax. Their future is looking up

    11 monthes ago - By Topix

    Squirrel monkeys from a US Food and Drug Administration nicotine study are headed to a long-term sanctuary after officials concluded that the experiment, which resulted in four deaths, did not meet the agency's animal-welfare standards and shut it down. Twenty monkeys that were involved in the study, plus six that were not, will be moved to the sanctuary, the FDA said on Friday .
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