Hypervitaminosis A in experimental nonhuman primates: evidence, causes, and the road to recovery.

@article{Dever2009HypervitaminosisAI,
  title={Hypervitaminosis A in experimental nonhuman primates: evidence, causes, and the road to recovery.},
  author={Joseph T. Dever and Sherry Ann Tanumihardjo},
  journal={American journal of primatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={71 10},
  pages={813-6}
}
One of the great underlying assumptions made by all scientists utilizing primate models for their research is that the optimal nutritional status and health of the animals in use has been achieved. That is, no nutrient deficiency or excess has compromised their health in any detectable way. To meet this assumption, we rely on the National Research Council's… CONTINUE READING