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Engineered Monkeys Could Aid Autism Research

By | January 27, 2016

Monkeys genetically engineered with multiple copies of an autism-linked human gene display some autism-like behaviors, scientists show.

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Behavior Brief

By | February 6, 2015

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Monkey See, Monkey Add

By | April 23, 2014

Monkeys trained to recognize number values can add, a study finds.

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Monkey Mind Control

By | February 19, 2014

The brain activity of one monkey dictated movements of a second, sedated animal, a study shows.

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Behavior Brief

By | May 23, 2013

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Oldest Fossil of Ape Discovered

By | May 15, 2013

Two new fossils of ancient primates shed light on the divergence of apes and Old World monkeys.

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Monkey Brain Booster

By | September 19, 2012

Scientists use a frontal-lobe implant to improve thinking skills in primates.

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Social Rank Affects Monkey Immunity

By | April 11, 2012

In rhesus macaques, an individual's drop in the social hierarchy leads to overactive immune genes and, possibly, poor health.

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Behavior Brief

By | July 13, 2011

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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