Animal-rights group files complaint against Washington research lab over deaths of 25 monkeys An animal-rights group has filed a federal complaint with the U.S. Department of Agriculture against an Everett research lab over the deaths of ... USA should be punished for allowing the animals to die or become so weak they had to be euthanized. 08/26/2014 - 3:07 am | View Link
AIDS – like Disease in Monkeys Prevented by Vaccine Monkeys that carry SIV usually die within two years of infection ... rather than the establishment of chronic infection.” This research is a ray of hope in the long battle with AIDS. According to an United Nations annual report on the AIDS epidemic ... 09/25/2013 - 1:48 am | View Link
Meet the 'chimeric' monkeys made from the cells of SIX different animals Roku and Hex are the world’s first chimeric monkeys – created with genetic ... many will be killed even before any research can take place, while others will die of severe and unrelated malformations caused by the genetic modifications.' 03/9/2012 - 1:39 am | View Link
Lab monkeys 'cooked alive' Critics say fines for violations at animal research labs are so puny that they do nothing to deter violations. The lab where the monkeys died in Nevada was fined a mere $US14,000 (NZ$19,596) for the two incidents, according to records from the US ... 03/17/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
32 Research Monkeys Die in Overheated Lab (Newser) – Thirty-two research monkeys at a Nevada laboratory died because their human handlers left the room fatally hot, said officials for the drug company that runs the facility. Charles River Laboratories representatives have met with USDA officials ... 08/8/2008 - 12:15 am | View Link
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Health News & Articles | Healthy Living Get the latest health news from Dr. Richard Besser. Here you'll find stories about new medical research, the latest health care trends and health issues that affect ... 09/29/2014 - 11:31 pm | View Website
Washoe (chimpanzee) Washoe (c. September 1965 – October 30, 2007) was a female common chimpanzee who was the first non-human to learn to communicate using American Sign Language —to ... 09/29/2014 - 3:03 pm | View Website
The Hundredth Monkey by Ken Keyes, Jr. the hundredth monkey by ken keyes, jr. (transcriber's note: the following was transcribed from a book with copyright information as follows. library of congress ... 09/29/2014 - 12:54 pm | View Website
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I am one of the 10 million people who acquired an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus ten days ago. Coming from Planet Android, I wasn’t as put off by the larger dimensions as everyone else in the technosphere seemed to be. But I was, as usual, put off by one thing that both the Apple product and its archnemesis from Google shared: the unpocketability of the phone, particularly by females.
Christian Science MonitorCrisis averted? Afghanistan, US sign security pactChristian Science MonitorThe pact, along with a similar deal between NATO and Afghanistan, will allow Western troops to stay in Afghanistan past the end of this year. It also means that foreign aid can resume flowing into Afghanistan – a critical need for the country.
About 10 years after he first started studying the causes of heart disease, Jerry Morris started to jog. “I was the first person to run on Hampstead Heath, in the 1960s," he'd later tell The Financial Times: Every Sunday morning, if the weather was at all possible, I took off my coat, and my little boy carried my coat, I took off my jacket and my little girl carried my jacket, and I ran for 20 minutes.
In Atlanta this week, opening arguments are underway in a racketeering trial where prosecutors will argue that public school educators engaged in a massive conspiracy to cheat on high-stakes tests. From the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s coverage of Monday’s opening arguments: “This conspiracy was cleverly, cleverly disguised and the purpose of the conspiracy was this—to illegally inflate test scores and create a false, false impression of academic success for many students in the Atlanta Public School system,” said prosecutor Fani Willis.
New York TimesJ&J Gains Viral Therapies in $1.75 Billion Alios AcquisitionBusinessweekJohnson & Johnson (JNJ:US), the biggest maker of consumer health products, said it will acquire Alios BioPharma Inc., a developer of viral disease therapies. J&J will pay $1.75 billion in cash for closely held Alios, according to a statement today.