Orangutan Receives Cancer Treatment

An orangutan at the Jungle Village park in Florida is being treated for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma by a team of keepers, doctors, and veterinarians. This is a great article (with a little video) that hilights the amazing similarities of humans and primates.

The Miami Herald : Saving Peanut: Life of beloved orangutan in hands of team using human treatments

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