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The 50th Anniversary Symposium of Primate Research Institute of Kyoto University - Past, present and future of primatology. January 30th-31st,2017

2017.03.01 Paper Ikki Matsuda, Marcus Clauss, Augustine Tuuga, John Sugau, Goro Hanya, Takakazu Yumoto, Henry Bernard & Jurgen Hummel: Factors Affecting Leaf Selection by Foregut-fermenting Proboscis Monkeys: New Insight from in vitro Digestibility and Toughness of Leaves

2017.03.01 Paper Nahoko Tokuyama & Takeshi Furuichi: Leadership of old females in collective departures in wild bonobos(Pan paniscus) at Wamba

2016.12.19 Paper Emiko Nishi, Kei Tsutsui & Hiroo Imai: High maltose sensitivity of sweet taste receptors in the Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata)

2016.12.05 Paper Mendonça, R.S., Kanamori, T., Kuze, N. et al.: Development and behavior of wild infant-juvenile East Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus morio) in Danum Valley

2016.11.28 Paper Kodzue Kinoshita, Yusuke Sano, Akira Takai, Mika Shimizu, Toshio Kobayashi, Akihiro Ouchi, Noko Kuze, Miho Inoue-Murayama, Gen'ichi Idani, Munehiro Okamoto, Yasuhiko Ozaki: Urinary sex steroid hormone and placental leucine aminopeptidase concentration differences between live births and stillbirth of Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus)

2016.11.24 Paper Adrián Arroyo, Satoshi Hirata, Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Ignacio de la Torre: Nut Cracking Tools Used by Captive Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and Their Comparison with Early Stone Age Percussive Artefacts from Olduvai Gorge

2016.11.09 Paper Rafaela S.C. Takeshita, Michael A. Huffman, Keiko Mouri, Keiko Shimizu, Fred B. Bercovitch: Dead or alive? Predicting fetal loss in Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata) by fecal metabolites

2016.11.08 Paper Heungjin Ryu, Kirsty E. Graham, Tetsuya Sakamaki, Takeshi Furuichi: Long-sightedness in old wild bonobos during grooming

2016.11.04 Paper Kimberley J. Hockings, Gen Yamakoshi, Tetsuro Matsuzawa: Dispersal of a Human-Cultivated Crop by Wild Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus) in a Forest -Farm Matrix

2016.11.04 Paper V. A. D. Wilson, A. Weiss, T. Humle, N. Morimura, T. Udono, G. Idani, T. Matsuzawa, S. Hirata, M. Inoue-Murayama: Chimpanzee Personality and the Arginine Vasopressin Receptor 1A Genotype


2017.03.15 The 40th anniversary of the Ai Project: the commemorative gift is a silk scarf painted by Ai the chimpanzee

2016.11.16 Aging Bonobos in the Wild Could Use Reading Glasses Too

2016.11.02 Primate Research Fund established within Kyoto University Fund

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