C K Lutz
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Techniques for collecting saliva from awake, unrestrained, adult monkeys for cortisol assayC K Lutz
Harvard Medical School, New England Regional Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Primatol 52:93-9. 2000..28). Our results indicate that either technique can be used to safely collect saliva from unrestrained adult monkeys. Choice of technique will depend on the proclivities of individual monkeys...
- Self-injurious behavior in male rhesus macaques does not reflect externally directed aggressionCorrine Lutz
New England Regional Primate Research Center, Harvard Medical School, One Pine Hill Drive, P O Box 9102, Southborough, MA 01772 9102, USA
Physiol Behav 78:33-9. 2003..Thus, contrary to our prediction, increases in aggression did not correlate with increases in SIB. These results suggest that under similarly stressful conditions, SIB and externally directed aggression are unrelated...
- Extinction deficits in male rhesus macaques with a history of self-injurious behaviorCorrine Lutz
New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, Massachusetts 01772 9102, USA
Am J Primatol 63:41-8. 2004..The presence of extinction deficits suggests that SIB may persist in some monkeys because they lack the ability to regulate the intensity of their biting behavior...
- Stereotypic and self-injurious behavior in rhesus macaques: a survey and retrospective analysis of environment and early experienceCorrine Lutz
New England Regional Primate Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Southborough, Massachusetts 01772 9102, USA
Am J Primatol 60:1-15. 2003..Some of these factors are intrinsic to the individual (e.g., sex effects), whereas others are related to colony management practices, rearing conditions, and research protocols...