Facilitated By

San Antonio Medical Foundation

Self-Injurious Behavior and Primate Well Being

Texas Biomedical Research Institute


As one of the world’s leading independent biomedical research institutions, Texas Biomedical Research Institute is dedicated to advancing the health of our global community through innovative biomedical research.

Principal Investigator(s)
Lutz, Corrine K.
Funded by
President and Fellows of Harvard Medical School
Research Start Date

This research is designed to improve the quality of the research resource. Rhesus monkeys are crucial in the development of models for many human diseases. The goal of this project is to determine the factors that contribute to the development of severely abnormal Behavior in rhesus monkeys and to identify strategies for prevention and treatment.

Basic Research