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27.11.2014

From thought to action: Leibniz Science Campus established in Göttingen

German Primate Center and University of Göttingen want to study the mental abilities of monkeys and humans

A Leibniz Science Campus „Primate Cognition" will be established in Göttingen. On November 28, the Senate of the Leibniz Association has approved the necessary funding: For the next four years 900,000 Euros will be given annually to the research consortium. The founding members are the German Primate Center (DPZ), the University of Göttingen and the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience (BCCN). In interdisciplinary projects, the scientists want to explore the cognitive abilities of monkeys and humans. The intensive cooperation should create a permanent, international competence network in this area of research.

Read more in the Press Release of the German Primate Center