Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell. Edward Abbey

24 August 2006

Primate researcher throws in the towel

The constant calls, the people frightening his children, and the demonstrations in front of his home apparently became a little too much. Dario Ringach, an associate neurobiology professor at the University of California at Los Angeles, decided this month to give up his research on primates because of pressure put on him, his neighborhood, and his family by the UCLA Primate Freedom Project, which seeks to stop research that harms animals. Read the article here ...

Visit the UCLA Primate Freedom Project website.

I'll bet the macaques are relieved.

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