Policy on the Care and Use of Non-Human Primates for Scientific Purposes

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This document is currently under review


This document has been developed by NHMRC on advice from its Animal Welfare Committee. This document outlines basic principles for the care and use of non-human primates and assists Animal Ethics Committees in considering applications for the use of non-human primates for scientific purposes.

These guidelines should be read in conjunction with the Australian code for the care and use of animals for scientific purposes (8th edition, 2013).

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