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New York Blood Center Abandons Over 60 Chimps, Leaving Them To Die of Starvation
An institution that conducted experiments on approximately 200 chimpanzees
and made a promise to provide them with lifelong care has reportedly abandoned
the ones who are still alive, leaving them to die of starvation. The New York
Blood Center has refused to comment, leaving advocates to speculate that the
organization used the distraction of the Ebola epidemic as an opportunity to
discreetly extricate itself from its $30,000 monthly commitment.