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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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CNPRC Core Scientist Tapped for Chancellor’s Achievement Award

February 24th, 2017|Comments Off on CNPRC Core Scientist Tapped for Chancellor’s Achievement Award

Media Contact: Carlos Villatoro (530) 754 4413 (UC Davis) - California National Primate Research Center Core Scientist Dr. Koen Van Rompay was recently honored for his work, both in and out of the lab, with a Chancellor's [...]

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Vasectomy Alternative Gets Boost at CNPRC

February 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Vasectomy Alternative Gets Boost at CNPRC

Media Contact: Carlos Villatoro (530) 754 4413 Successful application of an alternative male contraceptive in rhesus macaque monkeys at the California National Primate Research Center paves the way for human clinical trials (U.C. DAVIS) – For over a century [...]

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University of California Zika Virus Project

The UC Zika Virus Project is an interdisciplinary collaboration between scientists based at a number of Schools and units at UC Davis and UC San Fransisco that is guided by the goal of developing effective interventions and prevention methods for Zika virus.  The collaboration emerged from the recognition of Zika as a global health crisis and the unique opportunity that was afford by the resources at the California National Primate Research Center to address the crisis.

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