This video from South Africa is called International Primate Rescue (1 of 4): Playing with Marmosets.
By Joana Ramiro in Britain:
Halt ‘disturbing’ medical tests on monkeys, campaigners urge
Monday 7th April 2014
Cure Parkinson’s Trust sponsors experiments pumping primate brains full of harmful drugs
Animal welfare activists have begged a British charity to stop “profoundly disturbing” experiments on monkeys’ brains for medical research into Parkinson’s disease.
Campaign organisation Animal Aid issued a statement today denouncing the Cure Parkinson’s Trust for sponsoring Canadian scientists to inject monkeys with brain-damaging drugs.
“The vast majority of the British public do not want their money being used to fund profoundly disturbing experiments on animals,” said Animal Aid director Andrew Tyler.
In papers published in the Journal of Neuroscience and Public Library of Science ONE between 2011 and 2012, the testing was described as injecting marmoset monkeys with the chemical MPTP…
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