Policy Forum

Guiding Limited Use of Chimpanzees in Research

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Science  15 Dec 2011:
DOI: 10.1126/science.1217521


Chimpanzee research should not be banned, but its scientific necessity is very limited.

  • * Responsibility for the content of this article rests with the authors and does not necessarily represent the views of the Institute of Medicine, its committees, and its convening activities.

  • J. P. Kahn was chair of the IOM committee.