BPRC director Bontrop in dutch newspaper

16 September 2015

BPRC - 1. BPRC director Bontrop in dutch newspaper

In the Dutch newspaper ‘Algemeen Dagblad’ of August 27 2015 BPRC director Ronald Bontrop discusses the monkey research that is performed at the BPRC.

The research, focusing on the development of therapies against serious diseases such as AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis and multiple sclerosis, is performed with a lot of effort being put into animal welfare. The article discusses the relation between the attention for animals welfare and the decrease in the number of animal activists demonstrating at the BPRC.