Special Report:

Appendix C

Primates by the numbers



Appendix C
Top 25 U.S. Labs Using the Largest Numbers of Non-Human Primates in 2010
LABORATORY NHPs USED
Charles River, Wilmington, MA 5,546
Covance Labs, Madison, WI 5,210
University of Puerto Rico/
Carribean Primate Research Center, San Juan, PR
3,469
Oregon Health & Sciences University, Portland, OR* 3,432
SNBL USA, Everett, WA 3,396
MPI Research Inc, Mattawan, MI 3,136
University of California at Davis, Davis, CA* 3,049
National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD 2,846
Emory University, Atlanta, GA* 2,369
University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 2,176
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI* 1,918
University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA 1,773
Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 1,720
Bioqual, Inc., Rockville, MD 1,608
Bristol Meyers Squibb Company, Princeton, NJ 1,403
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA* 1,383
Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX* 1,309
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA* 1,266
Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus OH 1,196
Merck and Company, Inc., Rahway, NJ 1,178
Covance Research Products, Inc., Denver, PA 1,123
Wil Research Laboratories, LLC, Ashland, OH 900
University of Washington, Seattle, WA* 795
Huntingdon Life Sciences, Inc., East Millstone, NJ 792
 
All Other Sites 16,133
Total Nonhuman Primates Used in Experiments 70,674
Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture electronic data obtained through FOIA request and USDA APHIS Annual Report - Animal Usage by Fiscal Year. Online at: http://www.aphis.usda.gov/animal_welfare/efoia/downloads/2010_Animals_Used_In_Research.pdf

* National Primate Research Center
 


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