Genomes and Genes
Summary: A subfamily of the Old World monkeys, CERCOPITHECIDAE. They inhabit the forests and savannas of Africa. This subfamily contains the following genera: CERCOCEBUS; CERCOPITHECUS; ERYTHROCEBUS; MACACA; PAPIO; and THEROPITHECUS.
Publications103 found, 100 shown here
- X-chromosomal window into the evolutionary history of the guenons (Primates: Cercopithecini)Anthony J Tosi
Center for the Study of Human Origins, Department of Anthropology, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
Mol Phylogenet Evol 36:58-66. 2005..The divergence of guenon and papionin lineages at 11.5 (+/-1.3) MYA appears to be a particularly robust estimate since it is inferred from both mitochondrial and X-chromosomal studies, each using different fossil calibration points...
- Sex chromosome phylogenetics indicate a single transition to terrestriality in the guenons (tribe Cercopithecini)Anthony J Tosi
Department of Anthropology, New York University, NY 10003, USA
J Hum Evol 46:223-37. 2004....
- Cercopithecine Y-chromosome data provide a test of competing morphological evolutionary hypothesesAnthony J Tosi
Department of Anthropology, Molecular Anthropology Laboratory, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
Mol Phylogenet Evol 27:510-21. 2003..the "African papionins." Divergence dates were therefore calculated for the tribe by calibrating TSPY clocks specific to each of these two clades...
- Phylogenomics of African guenonsSibyle Moulin
Museum national d histoire naturelle, Département de Systématique et Evolution, UMR 5202 CNRS, Origine Structure et Evolution de la Biodiversité, 16 rue Buffon, Paris, France
Chromosome Res 16:783-99. 2008The karyotypes of 28 specimens belonging to 26 species of Cercopithecinae have been compared with each other and with human karyotype by chromosome banding and, for some of them, by Zoo-FISH (human painting probes) techniques...
- Allelic diversity at the primate Mhc-G locus: exon 3 bears stop codons in all Cercopithecinae sequencesM J Castro
Department of Immunology, Hospital Universitario, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
Immunogenetics 43:327-36. 1996..is found in all species studied; exon 3 (equivalent to the alpha 2 protein domain) shows stop codons in the Cercopithecinae group but not in the Pongidae and human groups...
- Cranial allometry, phylogeography, and systematics of large-bodied papionins (primates: Cercopithecinae) inferred from geometric morphometric analysis of landmark dataStephen R Frost
Department of Anatomy, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY 11568, USA
Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 275:1048-72. 2003..This objective approach can be applied to other vertebrate species or species groups to help determine the taxonomic rank of problematic taxa...
- Homoplasy and the evolution of ontogeny in papionin primatesSteven R Leigh
Department of Anthropology, 109 Davenport Hall, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
J Hum Evol 52:536-58. 2007..However, placed into proper phylogenetic context, such data illustrate derived patterns of development that may reflect critically important life-history or ontogenetic adaptations...
- Reciprocal painting between humans, De Brazza's and patas monkeys reveals a major bifurcation in the Cercopithecini phylogenetic treeR Stanyon
Comparative Molecular Cytogenetics Core, BRL, National Cancer Institute Frederick, Frederick, Maryland 21702 1201, USA
Cytogenet Genome Res 108:175-82. 2005..One branch leads to Cercopithecus neglectus/Cercopithecus wolfi while the other line leads to Erythrocebus patas/Chlorocebus aethiops. Allenopithecus nigroviridis may have diverged prior to this major phylogenetic node...
- Dental microwear texture analysis: technical considerationsRobert S Scott
Department of Anthropology, Old Main 330, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
J Hum Evol 51:339-49. 2006..In this case, microwear surfaces of Cebus apella and Lophocebus albigena, which consume some harder food items, have higher average values for complexity than do folivores or soft fruit eaters...
- Cheek pouch use, predation risk, and feeding competition in blue monkeys (Cercopithecus mitis stuhlmanni)Lindsey W Smith
Department of Anthropology, City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 137:334-41. 2008The adaptive function of cheek pouches in the primate subfamily Cercopithecinae remains unresolved...
- Genetic substructuring within Oesophagostomum bifurcum (Nematoda) from human and non-human primates from Ghana based on random amplified polymorphic DNA analysisJohanna M de Gruijter
Department of Parasitology, Leiden University Medical Center, University of Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands
Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:227-33. 2004..bifurcum from different primate hosts in Ghana, and raise interesting questions about host specificity, epidemiology (e.g., zoonotic transmission), and ecology of the different genotypes of O. bifurcum...
- Evolution of major histocompatibility complex G and C and natural killer receptors in primatesCarlos Parga-Lozano
Department of Immunology, University Complutense, The Madrid Regional Blood Center, Madrid, Spain
Hum Immunol 70:1035-40. 2009..Medium-sized Eurasian-African monkeys (Cercopithecinae) show stop codons in exon 3: only MHC-G isoforms without exon 3 are possible...
- Beyond Gorilla and Pongo: alternative models for evaluating variation and sexual dimorphism in fossil hominoid samplesJeremiah E Scott
School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Institute of Human Origins, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 4101, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 140:253-64. 2009..In contrast, the Haritalyangar Sivapithecus sample, if itrepresents a single species, exhibits substantially greater molar dimorphism than does Lufengpithecus. Given these results, the taxonomic status of this sample remains equivocal...
- The phenetic affinities of Rungwecebus kipunjiMichelle Singleton
Department of Anatomy, Midwestern University, 555 31st Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515, USA
J Hum Evol 56:25-42. 2009..Southern Highlands and Udzungwa Mountains, was initially referred to the mangabey genus Lophocebus (Cercopithecinae: Papionini), but subsequent molecular analyses showed it to be more closely related to Papio...
- Diet and feeding patterns in the kipunji (Rungwecebus kipunji) in Tanzania's Southern Highlands: a first analysisTim R B Davenport
Wildlife Conservation Society WCS, Mbeya, Tanzania
Primates 51:213-20. 2010..Relatively more pith is eaten in the dry season, more stalks at the end of the dry and beginning of the wet seasons, and bark consumption increases as the rainfall rises...
- Early guenon from the late Miocene Baynunah Formation, Abu Dhabi, with implications for cercopithecoid biogeography and evolutionChristopher C Gilbert
Department of Anthropology, Hunter College of the City University of New York, New York, NY 10065 Departments of Anthropology and Biology, Graduate Center of the City University of New York, New York, NY 10016 New York Consortium in Evolutionary Primatology, New York, NY
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:10119-24. 2014..At ∼ 6.5-8.0 Ma, it represents the earliest known member of the primate subfamily Cercopithecinae found outside of Africa, and it may also be the earliest cercopithecine in the fossil record...
- Morphological systematics of the kipunji (Rungwecebus kipunji) and the ontogenetic development of phylogenetically informative characters in the PapioniniChristopher C Gilbert
Department of Anthropology, Hunter College of the City University of New York, 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
J Hum Evol 60:731-45. 2011..Adult morphological specimens are necessary to fully understand the adult kipunji morphotype, and its phylogenetic position will only be more precisely resolved with additional morphological and molecular data...
- Phylogenetic incongruence between nuclear and mitochondrial markers in the Asian colobines and the evolution of the langurs and leaf monkeysNelson Ting
Anthropology Program, City University of New York Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
Mol Phylogenet Evol 46:466-74. 2008..Among the Old World monkeys, this discordance has been well demonstrated in the Cercopithecinae, but has not yet been investigated in the Colobinae...
- Gastrointestinal parasites of captive and free-roaming primates at the Afi Mountain Primate Conservation Area in Calabar, Nigeria and their zoonotic implicationsA W Mbaya
Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maiduguri, P M B 1069, Maiduguri, Nigeria Tel 234 8036011774
Pak J Biol Sci 14:709-14. 2011..The young (< 12 months) and females had higher infection rates (p < 0.05) than their counterparts. In conclusion, the primates harboured several parasites of zoonotic importance...
- Patterns of cranial shape variation in the Papionini (Primates: Cercopithecinae)Michelle Singleton
Department of Anatomy, Midwestern University, 555 31st Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515, USA
J Hum Evol 42:547-78. 2002Traditional classifications of the Old World monkey tribe Papionini (Primates: Cercopithecinae) recognized the mangabey genera Cercocebus and Lophocebus as sister taxa...
- Allocare patterns among cercopithecinesJ Chism
Department of Biology, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
Folia Primatol (Basel) 71:55-66. 2000..This analysis suggests that in this group early allocare is most extensive in species with relatively relaxed social relationships among females, marked seasonal breeding and rapid rates of reproduction...
- Cladistic analysis of extant and fossil African papionins using craniodental dataChristopher C Gilbert
Department of Anthropology, Hunter College of the City University of New York, 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
J Hum Evol 64:399-433. 2013....
- HLA-G(∗)01:05N null allele in Mayans (Guatemala) and Uros (Titikaka Lake, Peru): evolution and population geneticsAntonio Arnaiz-Villena
Department of Immunology, University Complutense, The Madrid Regional Blood Center, Madrid, Spain
Hum Immunol 74:478-82. 2013..However, the fact that Cercopithecinae primate family (primates postulated as distant human ancestors) has also a MHC-G "null" allele in all ..
- Mosaic evolution in the origin of the HominoideaT C Rae
Evolutionary Anthropology Research Group, Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, UK
Folia Primatol (Basel) 70:125-35. 1999..These results suggest that the initial divergence of hominoids involved selection for an ape-like face, and was not driven by an adaptive shift to below-branch locomotion...
- Abdominal ultrasonography of the normal St. Kitts vervet monkey (Chlorocebus sabaeus)J T Amory
Department of Clinical Studies, Section of Radiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Med Primatol 42:28-38. 2013..Normal ultrasonography of non-reproductive abdominal and male reproductive anatomy in the vervet monkey were prospectively assessed. This has not been previously reported...
- Next-generation museomics disentangles one of the largest primate radiationsKaterina Guschanski
Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Buckhurst Road, Ascot SL5 7PY, UK
Syst Biol 62:539-54. 2013..Furthermore, having produced the largest mitochondrial DNA data set from museum specimens, we document how NGS technologies can "unlock" museum collections, thereby helping to unravel the tree-of-life...
- New craniodental fossils of papionin monkeys from Cooper's D, South AfricaKaila E Folinsbee
Department of Anthropology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 151:613-29. 2013..The abundance of theropith fossils at Cooper's suggests that Papio was not consistently the most common papionin in southern Africa over the past three million years...
- Molecular and phylogenetic analyses of 16 novel simian T cell leukemia virus type 1 from Africa: close relationship of STLV-1 from Allenopithecus nigroviridis to HTLV-1 subtype B strainsL Meertens
, , Institut Pasteur, 25 28 Rue du Dr Roux, Paris Cedex 15, 75724, France
Virology 287:275-85. 2001....
- Variation in scrotal color among widely distributed vervet monkey populations (Chlorocebus aethiops pygerythrus and Chlorocebus aethiops sabaeus)Jennifer Danzy Cramer
Department of Anthropology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Am J Primatol 75:752-62. 2013..Lighter color was associated with longer body lengths among Ch. a. sabaeus. Future studies focused on color variation within age classes are needed to examine the potential signal content of color in this species...
- The ability of primate lentiviruses to degrade the monocyte restriction factor SAMHD1 preceded the birth of the viral accessory protein VpxEfrem S Lim
Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Cell Host Microbe 11:194-204. 2012..to degrade SAMHD1, and such antagonism led to dramatic positive selection of SAMHD1 in the primate subfamily Cercopithecinae. Residues that have evolved under positive selection precisely determine sensitivity to Vpx/Vpr degradation ..
- Complete nucleotide sequence of simian endogenous type D retrovirus with intact genome organization: evidence for ancestry to simian retrovirus and baboon endogenous virusA C van Der Kuyl
Department of Human Retrovirology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Virol 71:3666-76. 1997..of primate DNA showed that related proviral sequences are present in Old World monkeys of the subfamily Cercopithecinae but not in apes and humans...
- Evolutionary toggling of Vpx/Vpr specificity results in divergent recognition of the restriction factor SAMHD1Oliver I Fregoso
Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
PLoS Pathog 9:e1003496. 2013..Such drastic functional divergence within a lentiviral protein highlights a novel plasticity in the evolutionary dynamics of viral antagonists for restriction factors during lentiviral adaptation to its hosts. ..
- Patterns of macroevolution among Primates inferred from a supermatrix of mitochondrial and nuclear DNAP H Fabre
Institut des Sciences de l Evolution ISEM, UMR 5554 CNRS, Universite Montpellier II, Place E Bataillon, CC 064, 34095 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
Mol Phylogenet Evol 53:808-25. 2009..were identified for seven clades: Anthropoidea, Lemuriformes, Lemuridae, Galagidae, Callithrix genus, the Cercopithecinae and Asian Macaca...
- Newly discovered Bale monkey populations in forest fragments in southern Ethiopia: evidence of crop raiding, hybridization with grivets, and other conservation threatsAddisu Mekonnen
Zoological Sciences Program Unit, Faculty of Life Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Am J Primatol 74:423-32. 2012....
- Expression of taste signal transduction molecules in the caecum of common marmosetsSae Gonda
Faculty of Applied Biological Sciences, Gifu University, 1 1 Yanagido, Gifu, Gifu 501 1193, Japan
Biol Lett 9:20130409. 2013..These results may relate to the specific feeding behaviour of marmosets, which consume plant exudates, primarily gums. ..
- Significant genotype by diet (G × D) interaction effects on cardiometabolic responses to a pedigree-wide, dietary challenge in vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops sabaeus)Venkata S Voruganti
Department of Genetics, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, San Antonio, TX 78245 0549, USA
Am J Primatol 75:491-9. 2013..and suggest that mimicking the typical human nutritional environment can reveal genetic influences that might not be observed in animals consuming standard, plant-based diets...
- Modeling Parkinson's disease in primates: The MPTP modelGregory Porras
University de Bordeaux, Institut des Maladies Neurodégénératives, UMR 5293 Bordeaux, France CNRS, Institut des Maladiesw Neurodégénératives, UMR 5293 Bordeaux, France
Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med 2:a009308. 2012..Readers would eventually find out that there is not a single MPTP monkey model of PD but instead MPTP monkey models of PD, each addressing a specific experimental need...
- Expression sequence tag library derived from peripheral blood mononuclear cells of the chlorocebus sabaeusNicolas Tchitchek
Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Bures sur Yvette, France
BMC Genomics 13:279. 2012..Such information would be essential for the development of dedicated new generation technologies in fundamental and pre-clinical research using this model, and would deliver new insights into primate evolution...
- Digestive retention times for Allen's swamp monkey and L'Hoest's monkey: data with implications for the evolution of cercopithecine digestive strategyKevin P Blaine
Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
Integr Zool 7:183-91. 2012..These data are consistent with the hypothesis that relatively lengthy retention times are a primitive trait for Cercopithecinae.
- Evolutionary molecular cytogenetics of catarrhine primates: past, present and futureR Stanyon
Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Cytogenet Genome Res 137:273-84. 2012..This connection ties molecular cytogenetics securely to genome sequencing, assuring that molecular cytogenetics will continue to have a productive future in the multidisciplinary science of phylogenomics...
- Parasitology of five primates in Mahale Mountains National Park, TanzaniaTakanori Kooriyama
Laboratory of Wildlife Biology and Medicine, Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Kita ku, Sapporo, Japan
Primates 53:365-75. 2012..was newly identified in red colobus. The parasitological data reported for red colobus, vervet monkeys, and yellow baboons in Mahale are the first reports for these species...
- First discovery of colobine fossils from the early to middle Pleistocene of southern TaiwanChun Hsiang Chang
Department of Geology, National Museum of Natural Science, Taichung 404, Taiwan, ROC
J Hum Evol 63:439-51. 2012Here we report on two kinds of cercopithecid fossil monkeys (Cercopithecinae and Colobinae) from the early to middle Pleistocene sediments of the Chochen (=Tsochen) area (Tsailiao-chi or Shinhua Hill), southern Taiwan...
- [Hands and feet of Simian primates: an attempt at morphological characterization]J N Kuhlmann
Morphologie 89:102-12. 2005..The length of the thumb was slightly shorter for the platyrrhinii and cercopithecinae, especially macacus. Some hapalidae had a relatively longer thumb than humans...
- Brief communication: Plio-Pleistocene eagle predation on fossil cercopithecids from the Humpata Plateau, southern AngolaChristopher C Gilbert
Department of Anthropology, Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies, P O Box 208277, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8277, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 139:421-9. 2009....
- Frequency of feeding enrichment and response of laboratory nonhuman primates to unfamiliar peopleKate C Baker
Tulane National Primate Research Center, Veterinary Medicine, Covington, LA, USA
J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 45:69-73. 2006..In addition, a stranger's treat-feeding attempts may be a useful indicator of an institution's implementation of their environmental enrichment program...
- Mitochondrial evidence for the hybrid origin of the kipunji, Rungwecebus kipunji (Primates: Papionini)Andrew S Burrell
Department of Anthropology, Center for the Study of Human Origins, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
Mol Phylogenet Evol 51:340-8. 2009..More such cases can be anticipated as molecular evidence accumulates...
- Disease modeling for Ebola and Marburg virusesDennis Bente
Laboratory for Zoonotic Diseases and Special Pathogens, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Dis Model Mech 2:12-7. 2009....
- Distribution and abundance of sacred monkeys in Igboland, southern NigeriaLynne R Baker
Conservation Biology Program, Department of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
Am J Primatol 71:574-86. 2009..These sites represent ideal locations in which to study the ecology of Sclater's monkey and human-wildlife interactions...
- Prevalence of antibodies and cell mediated immune response against Leishmania major in feral nonhuman primates from KenyaM M Gicheru
Institute of Primate Research, National Museums of Kenya, Karen, Nairobi, Kenya
Acta Trop 109:136-40. 2009..8%) vervet monkeys. In conclusion, the results of serological assays provide strong circumstantial evidence that CL is prevalent in five Provinces of Kenya and that Kenyan NHPs could be could be a potential reservoir hosts of L. major...
- Allometry, sexual dimorphism, and phylogeny: a cladistic analysis of extant African papionins using craniodental dataChristopher C Gilbert
Department of Anthropology, P O Box 208277, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8277, USA
J Hum Evol 57:298-320. 2009....
- Lack of MHC-G4 and soluble (G5, G6) isoforms in the higher primates, PongidaeM J Castro
Department of Immunology and Molecular Biology, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
Hum Immunol 61:1164-8. 2000..suggest that soluble isoforms are not necessary for MHC-G function(s) in Pongidae or that MHC-G is not a functional protein, because G1 is not necessary for survival in humans and Cercopithecinae bear stop codons in MHC-G exon 3.
- Nonhuman primate models used to study pelvic inflammatory disease caused by Chlamydia trachomatisJason D Bell
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, L4510, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2011:675360. 2011..This paper explores historical and contemporary aspects of NHP modeling of chlamydial PID, with an emphasis on advantages and limitations of this approach and future directions for this research...
- Phylogenetic relationships of Malaysian monkeys, Cercopithecidae, based on mitochondrial cytochrome c sequencesB M Md-Zain
School of Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia
Genet Mol Res 9:1987-96. 2010..were represented by the genera Presbytis, Trachypithecus and Nasalis, while the genus Macaca represented Cercopithecinae. DNA amplification and sequencing of the COII gene was performed on 16 samples...
- Primate seed dispersers as umbrella species: a case study from Kibale National Park, Uganda, with implications for Afrotropical forest conservationJoanna E Lambert
Department of Ecological Anthropology, The University of Texas at San Antonio, One UTSA Circle, San Antonio, TX, USA
Am J Primatol 73:9-24. 2011..Moreover, in all available evaluations of frugivory in Afrotropical forests, guenons emerge as among the most important seed dispersers relative to other taxa...
- Genetic identity and biological phenotype of a transmitted/founder virus representative of nonpathogenic simian immunodeficiency virus infection in African green monkeysClement Wesley Gnanadurai
Institute of Molecular Virology, University Clinic of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
J Virol 84:12245-54. 2010..These results thus extend the T/F virus concept to nonpathogenic SIV infections and provide an important new tool to define viral determinants of disease nonprogression...
- Non-human primates in outdoor enclosures: risk for infection with rodent-borne hantavirusesM Mertens
Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Institute for Novel and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
Vet Microbiol 147:420-5. 2011..These findings highlight the importance of hantavirus surveillance in those primate housings and corresponding preventive measures against wild rodents, particularly in hantavirus endemic regions...
- Phylogenetic analysis of the African papionin basicranium using 3-D geometric morphometrics: the need for improved methods to account for allometric effectsChristopher C Gilbert
Department of Anthropology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8277, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 144:60-71. 2011....
- Immunogenicity and some safety features of a VEGF-based cancer therapeutic vaccine in rats, rabbits and non-human primatesYanelys Morera
Recombinant Antibodies Laboratory, Dept of Pharmaceuticals, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, P O Box 6162, Cubanacan, Playa Havana 10600, Cuba
Vaccine 28:3453-61. 2010..Immunization with CIGB-247 had no effect on normal behavior, hematology, blood biochemistry and histology of critical organs, in the tested animals. Skin deep wound healing was not affected in vaccinated rats and monkeys...
- Bringing up baby: Developmental simulation of the adult cranial morphology of rungwecebus kipunjiMichelle Singleton
Department of Anatomy, Midwestern University, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515, USA
Anat Rec (Hoboken) 293:388-401. 2010..If the kipunji does indeed have a hybrid origin, then its phenetic affinity to L. aterrimus favors Lophocebus as the proto-kipunji's paternal lineage...
- Evaluation of four hematology and a chemistry portable benchtop analyzers using non-human primate bloodC L Snider
Veterinary Resources, Southwest National Primate Research Center at the Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX 78245 0549, USA
J Med Primatol 38:390-6. 2009..Near patient testing (NPT) and point-of-care testing (POCT) using portable benchtop analyzers has become necessary in many areas of the medical community, including biocontainment...
- The lacrimal fossa of cercopithecoidea, with special reference to cladistic analysis of Old World monkey relationshipsB R Benefit
Department of Anthropology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale 62901
Folia Primatol (Basel) 60:133-45. 1993..extant cercopithecoids indicates that the last common ancestor of Cercopithecini and Papionini, and hence of Cercopithecinae, probably retained a maxillary contribution to the lacrimal fossa, as did the common ancestor of Colobinae...
- Isolation and phylogeny of endogenous retrovirus HERV-F family in Old World monkeys. Brief reportH S Kim
Division of Biological Sciences, College of Natural Sciences, Pusan National University, Korea
Arch Virol 147:393-400. 2002....
- Identification of two novel primate-specific genes in DSCRKunihiko Takamatsu
Laboratory of Functional Genomics Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
DNA Res 9:89-97. 2002..These results strongly suggest that DSCR9 and DSCR10 have emerged as a new class of gene in the primate lineage during evolution...
- Detection of simian immunodeficiency virus in diverse species and of human immunodeficiency virus Type 2 by using consensus primers within the pol regionSilvina Masciotra
HIV Immunology and Diagnostics Branch, Division of AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Tuberculosis Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Clin Microbiol 40:3167-71. 2002..Thus, the primers described here provide a method to detect primate lentiviruses from diverse species of nonhuman primates, as well as from persons infected with HIV-1 and HIV-2...
- Porcine endogenous retrovirus infects but does not replicate in nonhuman primate primary cells and cell linesArmin Ritzhaupt
Laboratory of Immunology and Virology, Division of Cellular and Gene Therapies, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
J Virol 76:11312-20. 2002..In light of these observations, the appropriateness of NHP as suitable animal models to study PERV infection in vivo needs to be reevaluated...
- Dietary constraints on encephalization in primatesJennifer L Fish
Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 120:171-81. 2003..g., Colobinae vs. Cercopithecinae), as well as some that are not (e.g., Tarsius vs. anthropoidea)...
- Hybrid origin of SIV in chimpanzeesElizabeth Bailes
University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG72UH, UK
Science 300:1713. 2003
- Dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate as a biomarker of senescence in male non-human primatesMichael P Muehlenbein
Reproductive Ecology Laboratory, Department of Anthropology, Yale University, 51 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, CT 06520 8277, USA
Exp Gerontol 38:1077-85. 2003..endocrinology of aging; the age-related patterns of adrenal hormone decline in three species of the subfamily Cercopithecinae, Macaca mulatta, Macaca nemestrina, and Papio cynocephalus are compared...
- Adaptive and phylogenetic influences on musculoskeletal design in cercopithecine primatesJ D Polk
Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
J Exp Biol 205:3399-412. 2002..Ankle EMA, however, did not increase with body mass in the primate sample, suggesting that clade-specific adaptive differences (e.g. the use of arboreal supports by primates) may constrain the effects of body mass...
- Skeletal and dental morphology of African papionins: unmasking a cryptic cladeJohn G Fleagle
Department of Anatomical Sciences, Health Sciences Center, State University of New York, Stony Brook, New York, 11794 8081, USA
J Hum Evol 42:267-92. 2002..We hypothesize that the ability to subsist on hard seeds and nuts gleaned from the forest floor is a key adaptation for the Cercocebus-Mandrillus clade...
- New cercopithecoids and a hominoid from 12.5 Ma in the Tugen Hills succession, KenyaAndrew Hill
Department of Anthropology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
J Hum Evol 42:75-93. 2002..The site is underlain, and not far removed in time, from one of the best fossil macro-floras in Africa, which indicates lowland rainforest conditions in this portion of the Rift Valley at 12.6 Ma...
- High polymorphism of Mhc-E locus in non-human primates: alleles with identical exon 2 and 3 are found in two different speciesM Alvarez
Department of Immunology, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
Tissue Antigens 49:160-7. 1997Thirteen Mhc-E new sequences were found in eight individuals belonging to the Cercopithecinae family, i.e.: Macaca mulatta, Macaca fascicularis and Cercopithecus aethiops when studying E locus polymorphism...
- Earliest known Old World monkey skullB R Benefit
Department of Anthropology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale 62901, USA
Nature 388:368-71. 1997..represents a branch of Old World monkey that is intermediate between extant cercopithecids (Colobinae and Cercopithecinae) and the common ancestor they shared with apes (Hominoidea)...
- Ontogeny, function, and scaling of the mandibular symphysis in papionin primatesC J Vinyard
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3008, USA
J Morphol 235:157-75. 1998....
- Nuclear gene trees and the phylogenetic relationships of the mangabeys (Primates: Papionini)E E Harris
Department of Anthropology, New York University, USA
Mol Biol Evol 15:892-900. 1998..Several factors that may account for this incongruence are discussed, including sampling error, random lineage sorting, and introgression...
- Primate genus Miopithecus: evidence for the existence of species and subspecies of dwarf guenons based on cellular and endogenous viral sequencesA C van Der Kuyl
Department of Human Retrovirology, Amsterdam Institute of Viral Genomics, Meibergdreef 45, Amsterdam, 1105 BA, The Netherlands
Mol Phylogenet Evol 14:403-13. 2000..1 proviruses were introduced in the primate germ-line after the Cercopithecinae split from the Colobinae, estimated at around 9-14 million years ago...
- Fossil Macaca remains from RDB quarry (Villafranca d'Asti, Italy): new data and overviewL Rook
Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra and Museo di Storia Naturale Sezione Geologia e Paleontologia, Universita di Firenze, Via G La Pira, 4 50121 Florence, Italy
J Hum Evol 40:187-202. 2001..By size and morphology all these remains are clearly Cercopithecinae, comparable with the extant Macaca sylvanus and mostly distinguishable from Mesopithecus, Dolichopithecus and ..
- Molecular phylogeny and proposed classification of the simian picornavirusesM Steven Oberste
Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Virol 76:1244-51. 2002....
- New fossil cercopithecid remains from the Humpata Plateau, southern AngolaN G Jablonski
Department of Anatomy and Human Biology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands
Am J Phys Anthropol 94:435-64. 1994..ingens and G. major, form a cluster of taxa that are more closely related to each other than they are to other extant or extinct papionins...
- Identification of a new simian immunodeficiency virus lineage with a vpu gene present among different cercopithecus monkeys (C. mona, C. cephus, and C. nictitans) from CameroonValerie Courgnaud
UR36, Institut de recherche pour le developpement IRD, and University of Montpellier I, Montpellier, France
J Virol 77:12523-34. 2003..related to SIVgsn in two other species reinforces the hypothesis that a recombination event between ancestral SIVs from the family Cercopithecinae is the origin of the present SIVcpz that is widespread among the chimpanzee population.
- Hardness of cercopithecine foods: implications for the critical function of enamel thickness in exploiting fallback foodsJoanna E Lambert
Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 125:363-8. 2004..albigena during this period. We suggest that it is the difference in the mechanical properties of fallback foods during critical periods that may have served as the selective pressure for thick enamel in L. albigena...
- Evaluation of the vervet (Clorocebus aethiops) as a model for the assisted reproductive technologiesMichelle L Sparman
Division of Reproductive Sciences, Oregon National Primate Research Center, Beaverton, OR 97006, USA
Am J Primatol 69:917-29. 2007..These results emphasize the need to establish species-specific ovarian stimulation protocols and semen collection techniques if vervets are to be considered for basic and applied (ARTs) research on primate gametes or embryos...
- Craniomandibular morphology supporting the diphyletic origin of mangabeys and a new genus of the Cercocebus/Mandrillus clade, ProcercocebusChristopher C Gilbert
Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Department of Anthropology, SBS Building S 501, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 4364, USA
J Hum Evol 53:69-102. 2007..Implications for Cercocebus biogeography and evolution are discussed...
- Knuckle walking signal in the manual digits of Pan and GorillaStacey Matarazzo
Department of Anthropology, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 135:27-33. 2008..These differences, predictable on the basis of the biomechanical forces to which digits are subjected, may open a new venue for future research on the locomotor repertoire of prebipedal ancestors of hominins...
- Prevalence of antibody reaction with cercopithecine herpesvirus 1 antigen in Macaca cyclopis, Macaca fascicularis, and Papio anubis in TaiwanF Lee
Animal Health Research Institute, Tamsui, Taipei County, Taiwan
J Med Primatol 36:343-7. 2007....
- Paranasal pneumatization in extant and fossil CercopithecoideaTodd C Rae
Evolutionary Anthropology Research Group, Department of Anthropology, Durham University, 43 Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HN, UK
J Hum Evol 54:279-86. 2008..fully assess the pattern of cercopithecoid sinus evolution, fossil taxa from both subfamilies (Colobinae, Cercopithecinae) were examined both visually and by computed tomography (CT)...
- Variation in guenon skulls (II): sexual dimorphismAndrea Cardini
Dipartimento del Museo di Paleobiologia e dell Orto Botanico, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Università 4, Modena 41100, Italy
J Hum Evol 54:638-47. 2008..The results of this study thus emphasise the need to consider allometry and size alongside ecology and behaviour when examining primate sexual dimorphism...
- Variation in guenon skulls (I): species divergence, ecological and genetic differencesAndrea Cardini
Dipartimento del Museo di Paleobiologia e dell Orto Botanico, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Università 4, Modena 41100, Italy
J Hum Evol 54:615-37. 2008..The incongruence between interspecific shape differences and phylogeny might be explained by a large proportion of shape changes having occurred along allometric trajectories that tend to be conserved within this clade...
- Ancient DNA identification of early 20th century simian T-cell leukemia virus type 1Sebastien Calvignac
Universite de Lyon, Paléogénétique et Evolution Moléculaire, Institut de Genomique Fonctionnelle, INRA, CNRS, UCB Lyon I, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, Lyon, France
Mol Biol Evol 25:1093-8. 2008..This represents the first clear evidence that it will be possible to use museum specimens to better characterize simian and human T-tropic retrovirus genetic diversity and analyze their origin and evolution, in greater detail...
- Barbiturate euthanasia solution-induced tissue artifact in nonhuman primatesJ L Grieves
Veterinary Resources, Southwest National Primate Research Center, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX 76227 5301, USA
J Med Primatol 37:154-61. 2008..Barbiturate euthanasia solutions are a humane and approved means of euthanasia. Overdosing causes significant tissue damage in a variety of laboratory animals...
- Characteristics and regulation of the ovarian cycle in vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops)Theodore A Molskness
Division of Reproductive Sciences, Oregon National Primate Research Center, OR 97006, USA
Am J Primatol 69:890-900. 2007..Thus, the characteristics and regulation of the ovarian cycle in vervets appear similar to those in women and macaques, with cyclicity dependent on pituitary gonadotropin hormones and independent of a uterine luteolytic factor...
- Social intelligence in the spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta)Kay E Holekamp
Department of Zoology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:523-38. 2007..Finally, it appears that the gross anatomy of the brain in spotted hyenas might resemble that in primates with respect to expansion of frontal cortex, presumed to be involved in the mediation of social behaviour...
- Maintenance of above-branch balance during primate arboreal quadrupedalism: coordinated use of forearm rotators and tail motionSusan G Larson
Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, New York 11794 8081, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 129:71-81. 2006..The usefulness of a long tail as a balancing aid during arboreal locomotion highlights the puzzling nature of the evolutionary loss of a tail in the ape and human lineage...
- Arboreal locomotion in wild black-and-white snub-nosed monkeys (Rhinopithecus bieti)Karin Isler
Anthropologisches Institut und Museum, Universitat Zurich Irchel, Switzerland
Folia Primatol (Basel) 77:195-211. 2006..It seems likely that climbing kinematics may differ more between Rhinopithecus and macaques than between Rhinopithecus and hominoids or atelines...
- A new genus of African monkey, Rungwecebus: morphology, ecology, and molecular phylogeneticsTim R B Davenport
Wildlife Conservation Society, Southern Highlands Conservation Programme, Post Office Box 1475, Mbeya, Tanzania
Science 312:1378-81. 2006..We provide a description of a new genus of African monkey and of the only preserved specimen of this primate. We also present information on the animal's ecology and conservation...
- Vitamin A toxicity in wild-caught African green vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops) after 2 years in captivityJordan P Mills
Interdepartmental Graduate Program in Nutritional Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Comp Med 56:421-5. 2006..The validity of bone mineral research using nonhuman primates is of greatest concern, in light of the association between vitamin A toxicity and compromised bone health...
- Inferring Plio-Pleistocene southern African biochronology from facial affinities in Parapapio and other fossil papioninsF L Williams
Department of Anthropology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 132:163-74. 2007..jonesi from Sterkfontein (STS 565) differ considerably from one another. Other Parapapio specimens across sites form a separate cluster with P. izodi from Taung, suggesting a Pliocene age for this site...
- Hormones and body size evolution in papionin primatesRobin M Bernstein
Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 132:247-60. 2007....
- A mobile element-based evolutionary history of guenons (tribe Cercopithecini)Jinchuan Xing
Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Center for Bio Modular Multi Scale Systems, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
BMC Biol 5:5. 2007..SINEs are a class of non-autonomous mobile elements and are essentially homoplasy-free characters with known ancestral states, making them useful genetic markers for phylogenetic studies...
- Molecular systematics of the old world monkey tribe papionini: analysis of the total available genetic sequencesE E Harris
Department of Anthropology, New York University, 25 Waverly Place, New York, NY 10003, USA
J Hum Evol 38:235-56. 2000..Lastly, the evolution of morphological features such as long faces, suborbital facial fossae, and terrestrial skeletal adaptations is discussed...
- Niche partitioning between sympatric rhesus macaques and Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys at Baimaxueshan Nature Reserve, ChinaCyril C Grueter
Anthropological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, Zurich 8057, Switzerland
Dongwuxue Yanjiu 31:516-22. 2010..Macaca mulatta Cercopithecinae), as a basis for illuminating how the two coexist. Of ca...