Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research
Biology and Management
- Christian Abee, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Michale E. Keeling Center for Comparative, Medicine and Research, Bastrop, Texas, U.S.A.
- Keith Mansfield, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research,Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.
- Suzette Tardif, Ph.D., Barshop Institute for Longevity & Aging Studies, San Antonio, TX
- Timothy Morris, The School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, The University of Nottingham, Leicestershire, UK
The 2e of the gold standard text in the field, Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research provides a comprehensive, up-to-date review of the use of nonhuman primates in biomedical research. The Biology and Management volume provides basic information on the natural biology of nonhuman primates and the current state of knowledge regarding captive management. Each chapter contains an extensive list of bibliographic references, photographs, and graphic illustrations to provide the reader with a thorough review of the subject.
Researchers working with nonhuman primates and those dealing with laboratory animal husbandry; Veterinarians in private practice who work with nonhuman primates; Biologists and zoologists who wish to expand their knowledge of nonhuman primates.