Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research

Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research


1st Edition - July 10, 1998

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  • Editors: Bruce Bennett, Christian Abee, Roy Henrickson
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080537634

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This volume and its companion Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research: Biology and Management represent the most comprehensive publications of their type on nonhuman primates. This volume addresses the diseases of nonhuman primates with an emphasis on the etiological factors, clinical signs, diagnostic pathology, therapy, and management. Its companion volume serves as a general reference for those who provide care for these animals and for those who use them in biomedical research.


Veterinary scientists, pharmaceutical scientists, microbiologists, oncologists, cell biologists, pathologists, geneticists, biomedical researchers, medical college bookstores, and veterinary and medical school instructors and students.

Table of Contents

  • K. Mansfield and N. King, Viral Diseases.
    S.V. Gibson, Bacterial/Mycotic Diseases.
    J.D. Toff, II and M.L. Eberhard, Parasitic Diseases.
    R.E. Weller, Neoplasia/Proliferative Diseases.
    A.S. Line, Environmental Hazards.
    M. April and J.C. Keith, Cardiovascular and Lymphoreticular Systems.
    K.G. Osborn and L.J. Lowenstine, Respiratory Diseases.
    E.W. Ford, J.A. Roberts, and J.L. Southers, Urogenital System.
    J. Belitski, Integumentary System.
    A.G. Brady and D.G. Morton, Digestive System.
    K.P.H. Pritzker and M.J. Kessler, Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System.
    P.K. Cusick and S.J. Morgan, Nervous System.
    K. Bayne and M. Novak, Behavioral Disorders.
    Subject Index.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 526
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1998
  • Published: July 10, 1998
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080537634

About the Series Volume Editors

Bruce Bennett

Affiliations and Expertise

The University of Illinois, Chicago, U.S.A.

Christian Abee

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Michale E. Keeling Center for Comparative, Medicine and Research, Bastrop, Texas, U.S.A.

Roy Henrickson

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A.

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