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Seneca Park Zoo and Rochester General Hospital team up to focus on heart health

Seneca Park Zoo and Rochester General Hospital team up to focus on heart health

February 22, 2018 04:47 PM

A unique partnership for heart health month has formed between the Seneca Park Zoo and Rochester General Hospital.

It's part of a national initiative called the "Great Ape Heart Project", which focuses on cardiac care for all ape species.

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Earlier in the month, experts from both organizations gave the zoo's male Bornean Orangutan, Denda, a heart sonogram as part of his physical exam.

Information from his exam will be given to the project. 

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