Brain lesions induced in baby monkeys - more cruel experiments at Monash University

Humane Research Australia is concerned that the Australian Government continues to fund Monash University researchers to use primates in highly invasive experiments.

In a 2018 publication, four neonatal marmoset monkeys (aged between 14 and 22 days) received a chemical lesion to a part of the brain. The lesions were induced with a neurotoxin, using MRI-guided stereotaxic surgery

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