NEWS & EVENTS2018-11-23T19:32:18+03:00

Discovery of a new great ape: The Tapanuli orangutan

Friday, November 3, 2017|

A new great ape species, the Tapanuli orangutan (Pongo tapanuliensis) has been described by an international team of researchers, including Professor Serge Wich who serves as chair of the GRASP Scientific Commission. Endemic to the...

Vaccinating Wild Great Apes and The Ethics of Experimental Studies

Saturday, March 11, 2017|

Peter D. Walsh and colleagues have published a study in which they show that captive chimpanzees can be vaccinated successfully again Ebola virus based on an oral vaccine. This is an important piece of the puzzle of how to protect wild great apes...