The chimpanzee is the most appropriate animal model for hepatitis B research. Because these primates are scarce and expensive it is important that optimum use be made of available animals and facilities.The establishment of a chimpanzee breeding colony is described and a model for providing primates for research is outlined.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Medical Primatology|
|State||Published - 1978|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Animal Science and Zoology