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AAU Opposes Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act

The Great Ape Protection and Cost Saving Act of 2011 (S. 810/ H.R. 1513) would ban all life-saving research involving chimpanzees. Chimpanzees are a unique and invaluable resource for ethically conducted biomedical research, particularly translational research through which scientific discoveries are advanced into treatments and cures. The research community and AAU are committed to ensuring that such research not only conforms with ethical, legal, and safety regulations but also maintains the highest standards of animal care and health.

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