Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research, 2nd Edition
Volume 1: Biology and Management
(American College of Laboratory Medicine)
By Christian R. Abee, Keith Mansfield, Suzette D. Tardif, Timothy Morris
Publication Year: 2012
ISBN 13: 9780123813657
ISBN 10: 0123813654
The second edition of the gold standard text in the field, "Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research" provides a comprehensive, up-to-date review of the use of nonhuman primates in biomedical research. "The Biology and Management" volume provides basic information on the natural biology of nonhuman primates and the current state of knowledge regarding captive management. Each chapter contains an extensive list of bibliographic references, photographs, and graphic illustrations to provide the reader with a thorough review of the subject. It is fully revised and updated, providing researchers with the most comprehensive review of the use of nonhuman primates in biomedical research. It addresses commonly used nonhuman primate biomedical models, providing researchers with species-specific information. It includes four color images throughout.