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International Course in Primatology and Wildlife Research

Leading Graduate Program in Primatology and Wildlife Science

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

2018.07.30 Paper Claire F. I. Watson, Tetsuro Matsuzawa: Behaviour of nonhuman primate mothers toward their dead infants: uncovering mechanisms

2018.07.10 Paper Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Juichi Yamagiwa Primatology: the beginning

2018.07.04 Paper Burgunder J, Petrzelkova KJ, Modry D, Kato A, MacIntosh AJJ: Fractal measures in activity patterns: do gastrointestinal parasites affect the complexity of sheep behaviour

2018.07.04 Paper Le Guen C, Kato A, Raymond B, Barbraud C, Beaulieu M, Bost, C-A, Delord K, MacIntosh AJJ, Meyer X, Raclot T, Sumner M, Takahashi A, Thiebot J-B, Ropert-Coudert Y: Reproductive performance and foraging behaviour share a common sea-ice concentration optimum in Adélie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae)

2018.07.03 Paper Improving the standards for gut microbiome analysis of fecal samples: insights from the field biology of Japanese macaques on Yakushima Island

2018.07.03 Paper Adaptation and conservation insights from the koala genome

2018.06.19 Paper Yamato Tsuji and Hsiu-Hui Su: Macaques as Seed Dispersal Agents in Asian Forests: A Review

2018.06.08 Paper A sense of disgust in bonobos?

2018.04.12 Paper Rafaela S. C. Takeshita, Fred B. Bercovitch, Michael A. Huffman, Kodzue Kinoshita: Development and Validation of an Enzyme Immunoassay for Fecal Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate in Japanese Macaques (Macaca fuscata)

2018.04.04 Paper Spa therapy helps Japan's snow monkeys cope with the cold

Job Vacancy

2018.08.03 Cognitive Neuroscience, Program-Specific Associate Professor or Assistant Professor. Closing Date: October 5th, 2018


2018.07.27 Four graduate students/researcher of PRI were awarded, at the 34th Annual Congress of Primate Society of Japan on 14th July 2018.

2018.07.18 2018 Primates Social Impact Award Jie Gao etc. Learning the rules of the rock-paper-scissors game: chimpanzees versus children. Primates.

2018.07.17 2018 Primates Social Impact Award Rafaela S. C. Takeshita etc. Beneficial effect of hot spring bathing on stress levels in Japanese macaques