The Humane Care & Treatment of Animals in Research

The Wake Forest University Primate Center is subject to strict oversight by the institution's Animal Care and Use Committee, which monitors all use of animals for research.  In addition, WFUPC faculty investigators work closely with the Animal Resources Program staff.

To learn more about the ethical issues regarding animal research and care of laboratory animals in general, please visit these websites.

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Wake Forest Primate Center
Program Director
Jay Kaplan, PhD

Tel: 336-716-1649

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