Guidance Documents

APV Scientific Advisory Committee Guidelines

Guidelines for MSRA Infections in Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research, published 8/23/18
Guidelines for Nonhuman Primate Restraint 
, published 2/16/18
Guidelines for Cerebrospinal Fluid Aspiration for Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research
, published 10/11/17
Guidelines for Blood Sampling in Nonhuman Primates , published 4/28/16
Guideline for Semen Collection in Male Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research , published 1/4/16
Cranial Implant Care Guidelines for Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research , published 1/23/15
Guidelines for Use of Fluid Regulation for Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research , published 8/18/14
Laparoscopic Reproductive Manipulation of Female Nonhuman Primates Guidelines , published 5/19/14
Nonhuman Primate Jacket Use Guidelines , published 9/16/13
Social Housing Guidelines , 1/19/12
Nonhuman Primate Endpoint Guidelines , published 3/28/12
Nonhuman Primate Food Restriction Guidelines , published 3/28/12

APV Statements

The Value of Nonhuman Primates in Research   published 1/22/18
Functionally Appropriate NHP Environments 

Regulations and General Guidelines

Directive 2010/63/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 September 2010 on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes 
Principles and Guidelines for the Care and Use of Nonhuman Primates for Scientific Purposes 
International Primatological Society Ethical Guidelines for the use of Nonhuman Primates in Research