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NIH Ends ALL Medical Testing on Chimps
In November, the National Institutes of Health made the exciting decision to fully retire its last 50 medical research chimpanzees, effectively ending all their medical testing on chimpanzees.The decision comes on the heels of the decision to include captive chimpanzees on the endangered species list. The NIH will work with sanctuaries in the United States to find a permanent home for these newly retired chimpanzees.

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Pamela Huber is an intern for the Jane Goodall Institute working primarily in the organization's communications department. As a journalist, she has written on the environment and human rights before writing for Good For All News. She is interested in community-centered conservation, technology, ape research and rehabilitation, preserving biodiversity and youth education.