epidemiology http://iowapublicradio.org en Balancing Animal Welfare And Medical Advances http://iowapublicradio.org/post/balancing-animal-welfare-and-medical-advances <p>Approximately a thousand chimpanzees are held in U.S. laboratories for experiments. This week the federal government announced a proposal to list captive chimpanzees as endangered, a move that would increase protections for them.&nbsp; Today on River To River - two opposing views over whether this is a good idea and how it might affect advances in the field of medicine.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 19:46:54 +0000 Emily Woodbury & Ben Kieffer 22398 at http://iowapublicradio.org Balancing Animal Welfare And Medical Advances