• Group: FDA lab hid monkey deaths in state

    One year ago - By Topix

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's toxicology lab in Arkansas didn't report the deaths of four squirrel monkeys to a laboratory animal-welfare office because it wasn't required to do so, according to the FDA. But a taxpayer-watchdog group said it appears the National Center for Toxicological Research near Pine Bluff tried to skirt the federal Freedom of Information Act and keep the monkey deaths a secret.
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