Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research,Two Volume SetEdited by
- 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
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.
Hardbound, 1200 Pages
Published: June 2012
Imprint: Academic Press
"This comprehensive and up-to-date resource reflects the contributions of two dozen ACLAM Diplomates as well as those of other international primatology experts State-of-the-art information and strategies for enrichment and enhancement of psychological well-being are presented along with a discussion of ethical concerns associated with the use of these species. This publication is an essential resource for facilities housing nonhuman primates and represents a significant achievement for all of the Diplomates involved in its creation and for the College as a whole."--ACLAM, Vol 43- No. 2, June 2012, page 3
Volume 1: Biology and Management
Laws, Regulations and PoliciesTaxonomy of Nonhuman Primates Used in Biomedical Research in the U.S.
Functional MorphologyStudy of Primate Social Behavior
Behavioral Management, Enrichment and Psychological Well-being of Laboratory Nonhuman PrimatesBehavioral Disorders
Reproduction and Breeding in Nonhuman PrimatesLaboratory Primate Housing
NutritionAnimal Identification and Record Keeping: Current Practice and Use
Preventative MedicineClinical techniques
SurgeryEmergency Medicine and Critical Care
Primates In Transplantation Biology and XenotransplantationAnesthesia and Analgesia
BiosafetyNonhuman Primates in Safety and Efficacy EvaluationVolume 2: Diseases
Viral DiseasesBacterial and Mycotic Diseases
Primates in Tuberculosis ResearchParasitic Diseases
Non-Human Primate Models for Human Malaria ResearchNeoplastic and Proliferative Disorders of Nonhuman Primates
Hematopoietic, Cardiovascular, Lymphoid and Mononuclear Phagocyte SystemsNonhuman Primate Models of Atherosclerosis
Respiratory DiseasesUrogenital System
Diseases of the IntegumentDigestive System
Arthritis, Muscle, Adipose Tissue and Bone DiseasesNonhuman Primates in Diabetes and Obesity Research
Nervous System Disorders and ModelsA Review of the Use of NHPs in Basic and Applied Research Focused on the Motor System
Imaging in Nonhuman Primate ResearchNonhuman Primates in Drug and Alcohol Addiction Research