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A Mother Rhesus Macaque and Infant at the California National Primate Research Center

Caption: Studies on rhesus macaques at the California National Primate Research Center contributed to a new technique allowing researchers to pinpoint the end of exclusive breast-feeding in Neanderthals.

Credit: Kathy West, CNPRC

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