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2019.07.24 Paper Yuri Kawaguchi, Fumihiro Kano, Masaki Tomonaga. Chimpanzees, but not bonobos, attend more to infant than adult conspecifics.

2019.07.08 Paper Chimpanzees foraging on aquatic foods: algae scooping in Bossou

2019.07.01 Paper A primate's response to death

2019.06.10 Paper Males with a mother living in their group,have higher paternity success in bonobos but not chimpanzees

2019.06.05 Paper A natural point mutation in the bitter taste receptor TAS2R16 causes inverse agonism of arbutin in lemur gustation

2019.05.30 Paper Chimps caught crabbing

2019.03.20 Paper Wakita M. :Auditory sequence perception in common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus).

2019.03.04 Paper Bhutan: environmental education and Gross National Happiness (GNH)

2019.02.19 Paper Chika Ejikeugwu, Peter Eze, Ifeanyichukwu Iroha, Charles Esimone, Michael Adikwu and Hirofumi Akari: Understanding the Facts and Minding the Gap of (HIV-1/HIV-2) Primate Research and Infectious Disease Laboratories in Africa

2019.02.19 Paper Naruse TK, Akari H, Matano T, Kimura A: Diversity of ULBP5 in Old-World monkeys (Cercopithecidae) and divergence of the ULBP gene family in primates

Job Vacancy

2019.06.14 Department of Cognitive Science, Full Professor(tenured) Closing Date:September 27th

2019.06.12 Job Posting: Assistant Professor (Term-limited) at Center for International Collaboration and Advanced Studies in Primatology


2019.07.22 YouTube Originals MindField "The Cognitive Tradeoff Hypothesis" has exceeded 10 million views.

2019.07.08 Ai's Scarf Award