Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research,Two Volume Set
- 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 Biology and Management volume provides basic information on the natural biology of nonhuman primates and the current state of knowledge regarding captive management. The Diseases volume provides thorough reviews of naturally occurring diseases of nonhuman primates, with a section on biomedical models reviewing contemporary nonhuman primate models of human diseases.
AudienceResearchers 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.
- Published: April 2012
- Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
- ISBN: 978-0-12-415833-7
Table of Contents
Volume 1: Biology and Management
Laws, Regulations and Policies
Taxonomy of Nonhuman Primates Used in Biomedical Research in the U.S.
Study of Primate Social Behavior
Behavioral Management, Enrichment and Psychological Well-being of Laboratory Nonhuman Primates
Reproduction and Breeding in Nonhuman Primates
Laboratory Primate Housing
Animal Identification and Record Keeping: Current Practice and Use
Emergency Medicine and Critical Care
Primates In Transplantation Biology and Xenotransplantation
Anesthesia and Analgesia
Nonhuman Primates in Safety and Efficacy Evaluation
Volume 2: Diseases
Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases
Primates in Tuberculosis Research
Non-Human Primate Models for Human Malaria Research
Neoplastic and Proliferative Disorders of Nonhuman Primates
Hematopoietic, Cardiovascular, Lymphoid and Mononuclear Phagocyte Systems
Nonhuman Primate Models of Atherosclerosis
Diseases of the Integument
Arthritis, Muscle, Adipose Tissue and Bone Diseases
Nonhuman Primates in Diabetes and Obesity Research
Nervous System Disorders and Models
A Review of the Use of NHPs in Basic and Applied Research Focused on the Motor System
Imaging in Nonhuman Primate Research
Nonhuman Primates in Drug and Alcohol Addiction Research