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2016.09.23 Paper Sudarath Baicharoen, Yuriko Hirai, Kornsorn Srikulnath, Urarikha Kongprom, Hirohisa Hirai: Hypervariability of Nucleolus Organizer Regions in Bengal Slow Lorises, Nycticebus bengalensis (Primates, Lorisidae)

2016.09.14 Paper Homogeneous diet of contemporary Japanese inferred from stable isotope ratios of hair

2016.08.04 Paper Smiling baby monkeys and the roots of laughter

2016.08.03 Paper Fumito Kawakami, Masaki Tomonaga, Juri Suzuki: The first smile: spontaneous smiles in newborn Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata)

2016.08.03 Paper Epidemiological surveillance of lymphocryptovirus infection in wild bonobos

2016.07.25 Paper N Tokuyama & T Furuichi Do friends help each other?,Patterns of female coalition formation in wild bonobos at Wamba.

2016.06.17 Paper by Kugou, Hirai, Masumoto, and Koga: Formation of functional CENP-B boxes at diverse locations in repeat units of centromeric DNA in New World monkeys (Scientific Reports Vol. 6:)

2016.06.15 Paper Sultana T, Nakayama EE, Tobita S, Yokoyama M, Seki Y, Saito A, Nomaguchi M, Adachi A, Akari H, Sato H, Shioda T.: Novel mutant human immunodeficiency virus type 1 strains with high degree of resistance to cynomolgus macaque TRIMCyp generated by random mutagenesis.

2016.06.15 Paper Sugata K, Yasunaga J, Miura M, Akari H, Utsunomiya A, Nosaka K, Watanabe Y, Suzushima H, Koh KR, Nakagawa M, Kohara M, Matsuoka M.: Enhancement of anti-STLV-1/HTLV-1 immune responses through multimodal effects of anti-CCR4 antibody

2016.05.27 Paper Suntronpong et al. CENP-B box, a nucleotide motif involved in centromere formation, occurs in a New World monkey (Biology Letters Vol. 12)

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2016.07.15 Language and Intelligence Section Associate Professor (tenured) Closing Date: September 30, 2016


2016.09.16 Review Unique evolution of heterochromatin and alpha satellite DNA in small apes.,In Reichard UH, Hirai H, Barelli C (eds.), Evolution of gibbons and siamag: Phylogeny, Morphology, and Cognition, 2016, Springer

2016.09.16 Editing Ulrich H. Reichard, Hirohisa Hirai, Claudia Barelli: Evolution of Gibbons and Siamang: Phylogeny, Morphology, and Cognition (2016), Springer

2016.09.15 An article about "Do friends help each other? Patterns of female coalition formation in wild bonobos at Wamba" by Tokuyama & Furuichi has been published in the New York Times.

2016.08.22 Online course "Origins of the Human Mind" starts on October 27, 2016.