JAPANESE TOP Message from the Director Information Faculty list Section list Research Projects International Conference Visitors Publication Job Vacancy Links Access HANDBOOK FOR INTERNATIONAL RESEARCHERS Map of Inuyama
BONOBO Chimpanzee "Ai" Crania photos Itani Jun'ichiro archives Guidelines for Care and Use of Nonhuman Primates(pdf) Skeletal preparations database Digital Morphology Museum Guideline for field research of non-human primates Primate Genome DB

Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University
Inuyama, Aichi 484-8506, JAPAN
TEL. +81-568-63-0567
(Administrative Office)
FAX. +81-568-63-0085

Copyright (c)
Primate Research Institute,
Kyoto University All rights reserved.

International Course in Primatology and Wildlife Research

Leading Graduate Program in Primatology and Wildlife Science

2015.06.24 Paper Koda H, Tokuda IT, Wakita M, Ito T, and Nishimura T*: The source-filter theory of whistle-like calls in marmosets: Acoustic analysis and simulation of helium-modulated voices

2015.06.22 Paper Naho Konoike, Yuka Kotozaki, Hyeonjeong Jeong, Atsuko Miyazaki, Kohei Sakaki, Takamitsu Shinada, Motoaki Sugiura, Ryuta Kawashima, Katsuki Nakamura "Temporal and Motor Representation of Rhythm in Fronto-Parietal Cortical Areas: An fMRI Study"

2015.06.11 Paper Kimberley J. Hockings, Nicola Bryson-Morrison, Susana Carvalho, Michiko Fujisawa, Tatyana Humle, William C. McGrew, Miho Nakamura, Gaku Ohashi, Yumi Yamanashi, Gen Yamakoshi and Tetsuro Matsuzawa: Tools to tipple: ethanol ingestion by wild chimpanzees using leaf-sponges

2015.05.26 Paper Ikki Matsuda, John C.M. Sha, Sylvia Ortmannc, Angela Schwarmd, Florian Grandld, Judith Catone, Warner Jensf, Michael Kreuzerd, Diana Marlenab, Katharina B. Hageng, Marcus Clauss: Excretion patterns of solute and different-sized particle passage markers in foregut-fermenting proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus) do not indicate an adaptation for rumination

2015.05.15 Paper Sujiwattanarat P, Thapana W, Srikulnath K, Hira Y, Hirai H, *Koga A,Higher-order repeat structure in alpha satellite DNA occurs in New World monkeys and is not confined to hominoids

2015.05.01 Paper Tsuyoshi Ito, Yoshi Kawamoto, Yuzuru Hamada and Takeshi D. Nishimura: Maxillary sinus variation in hybrid macaques: implications for the genetic basis of craniofacial pneumatization

2015.03.30 Paper SAEKO TERADA, JANET NACKONEY, TETSUYA SAKAMAKI, MBANGI NORBERT MULAVWA, TAKAKAZU YUMOTO AND TAKESHI FURUICHI: Habitat Use of Bonobos (Pan paniscus) at Wamba: Selection of Vegetation Types for Ranging, Feeding, and Night-Sleeping

2015.02.10 Paper Chang C-H, Kaifu Y, Takai M, Kono RT,Grün R, Matsu'ura S, Kinsley L, Lin L-K: The First archaic Homo from Taiwan

2014.12.10 Paper Ikki Matsuda, Marc Ancrenaz, Yoshihiro Akiyama, Augustine Tuuga, Noreen Majalap, Henry Bernard: Natural licks are required for large terrestrial mammals in a degraded riparian forest, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia

2014.11.04 Paper Takao Oishi, Hiroo Imai, Yasuhiro Go, Masanori Imamura, Hirohisa Hirai, Masahiko Takada: Sporadic Premature Aging in a Japanese Monkey: A Primate Model for Progeria

Job Vacancy

2015.06.16 Job Vacancy Announcement Assistant professor:Department of Evolution and Phylogeny Deadline 17:00 (Japan time), 30th September, 2015

2015.05.14 Department of Cognitive Science Full Professor (tenured) Closing Date: July 31st, 2015


2015.06.26 The 31st Congress of the Primate Society of Japan Date:July 18th to 20th


2015.06.19 Welcome party for Foreign students

2015.06.16 Tools to tipple: ethanol ingestion by wild chimpanzees using leaf-sponges(Video available)

2015.05.18 The PrimateCast #35: Nina's Passion - an Earth Day 2015 special about finding your passion for nature

2015.05.18 The PrimateCast #34: Conservation Voices - SCCS Cambridge, UK

Graphic abstract

Recent Articles