CNPRC Administration building

The California National Primate Research Center (CNPRC) is improving health and advancing science with interdisciplinary programs in biomedical research on significant human medical conditions throughout the lifespan. Research at the CNPRC is leading to new diagnostics, therapeutics, and clinical procedures that enhance quality of life for both humans and animals. The CNPRC is an Organized Research Unit of the University of California, Davis and part of the National Primate Research Centers Program at the National Institutes of Health.

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  • Women'sLungHealth

Women, Lung Health, and Climate Change

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CNPRC research is working to understand the complex issues that affect the lung health of human populations worldwide.

There is growing evidence that a number of pulmonary diseases affect women differently, and with a greater degree of severity, than men. […]

  • LungResearchDay2013

UC Davis 6th Annual Lung Research Day

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Asthma: Signals for the Future

Lung Research Day, June 19, 2015, will bring together clinical and basic sciences faculty, postdoctoral and graduate students, and industry partners to share topics in current research.
The 6th Annual Lung Research Day will be held:
Friday, […]

Spotlight on Services

Lymph Node section prepared for optical dissector method to count FITC positive cells (green)

State-of-the-Art Services: Images into Data

An important service at the CNPRC in the Microscopy and Histology component of the Multimodal Imaging Core is training and services in Stereology, a set of methods to ensure rigorous quantitative analysis of the number, length, surface area, or volume of structures in tissues or organs, and to interpret three-dimensional data from two-dimensional cross-sections of tissue.

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