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Istituto di Psicologia - Reparto di Psicologia Comparata (Established 1984)
Primate Center, Lab or Research Program

Director: Virginia Volterra
Phone: 39-6-3221437   Fax: 39-6-3217090   E-Mail:
Via Ulisse Aldrovandi 16/B, Rome 00197 ITALY
Department: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

Principal Research Programs: Development of cognitive capacities; Process of acquisition of new skills; Manual preferences; Social influences on feeding behavior; Environmental enrichment.

Training Opportunities: Educational opportunities are available for graduate and postgraduate students (psychology, biology and antropology). Focus program: (see above)I.P., Total staff: 7, Scientists: 4, Support staff: 1, Graduate students: 2

Number of Staff: 10

Supported Species: 36 Cebus apella (tufted capuchin)

Publications: "I.P./CNR Annual Report"

Last Updated: 1999-03-23

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