Same same but different - a look at primate research

It doesn’t take a science degree or a chromosomal profile to be able to see that nonhuman primates (NHP) are a lot like us. It’s their sameness to humans that makes them so popular for scientific study. But researchers say that animals are different to us and that is why it’s okay to experiment on them. This is obviously a paradox.

Same same but different - a look at primate research Same same but different - a look at primate research (135KB)

 

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