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Title Nursery rearing of nonhuman primates in the 21st century / edited by Gene P. Sackett, Gerald C. Ruppentahal , Kate Elias
Published New York, NY : Springer, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxii, 602 pages) : illustrations
Series Developments in primatology
Developments in primatology.
Contents The effects of rearing experiences : the early years / Melinda A. Novak and Gene P. Sackett -- The changing role of hand rearing in zoo-based primate breeding programs / Ingrid Porton and Kelli Niebruegge -- Animal welfare regulations and nursery rearing / Carolyn M. Crockett -- Data management for the nonhuman primate nursery / James C. Ha and Arthur E. Davis -- Very early rearing experience : rationale and methodologies for studying prenatal development in nonhuman primates / Matthew Francis Stuart Xavier Novak -- The effect of hand rearing on the sexual and maternal competence of three species of lemurs, Varecia variegata, Varecia rubra, and Eulemur macaco / Kelli Niebruegge and Ingrid Porton -- Nursery-reared prosimian primates / M. Kay Izard -- Hand rearing of infant common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) / Bernhard Voelkl and Ludwig Huber -- Immunological consequences of nursery rearing / Gabriele R. Lubach and Christopher L. Coe -- Special challenges of rearing infant macaques infected with lentivirus (SIV, HIV, SHIV) / Julie M. Worlein [and others] -- Nursery rearing and biobehavioral organization / John P. Capitanio [and others] -- Neurobehavioral assessment of nonhuman primate neonates / Mary L. Schneider, Maribeth Champoux and Colleen F. Moore -- Is it nutrients or nurturing? Comparison of the growth and development of mother-reared and laboratory-reared macaque infants (Macaca nemestrina) / Debra L. Durham and Laura L. Newell-Morris -- Baboon nursery rearing practices and comparisons between nursery-reared and mother-reared individuals / Linda Brent and Anne Bode -- Early rearing conditions and captive chimpanzee behavior : some surprising findings / Mollie A. Bloomsmith [and others] -- Effects of early rearing history on growth and behavioral development in captive chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) / Susan M. Howell [and others] -- Squirrel monkeys as an example of primate nursery medicine / Alan G. Brady [and others] -- Nursery care of at-risk nonhuman primates / Gerald C. Ruppenthal and Gene P. Sackett -- A quick and effective method for establishing self-feeding in stump-tailed macaques (Macaca arctoides) / Arnold S. Chamove -- Saliva as a medium for assessing cortisol and other compounds in nonhuman primates : collection, assay, and examples / Mark L. Laudenslager, Tamara Bettinger and Gene P. Sackett -- The SPIT method for simultaneous and unobtrusive collection of salivary cortisol from individually housed infant monkeys / Peter G. Roma -- Actimetry measurement of behavioral regulation and sleep cycles in infant rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) / Peter J. Pierre, Allyson J. Bennett and Stephen J. Suomi -- Noninvasive neuroimaging techniques for the study of primate brain development / James K. Rilling -- Tethering with maternal and fetal catheterization as a model for studying pre- to postnatal continuities / Matthew Francis Stuart Xavier Novak -- Hematology and serum chemistry in young captive chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) / Susan M. Howell [and others] -- Hematology and serum chemistry reference values for rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) infants / John P. Capitanio -- Hematology and serum chemistry reference values for pigtailed macaque (Macaca nemestrina) infants / Erika Rainwater -- Hematology and serum chemistry reference values for mother-reared squirrel monkey (Saimiri boliviensis boliviensis) infants / Lawrence E. Williams
Summary Describes how and why nursery rearing of primates can produce adaptable juveniles and adults for research, conservation, and display-educational purposes. This volume details the history of nursery rearing since the mid-19th century, the outcomes of varied nursery rearing methods, and more
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Primates as laboratory animals -- Feeding and feeds.
Primates as laboratory animals -- Nursery care
Primates -- Nursery care.
Animal Husbandry.
Animals, Laboratory.
Primates -- growth & development.
Form Electronic book
Author Elias, Kate.
Ruppenthal, Gerald C.
Sackett, Gene P.
LC no. 2005924427
ISBN 0387256326