Pig Hearts Provide Long-Term Cardiac Function in Baboons
Pig Hearts Provide Long-Term Cardiac Function in Baboons
Primates receiving heart transplants from genetically engineered pigs have survived more than six months, a new study reveals.
Pig Hearts Provide Long-Term Cardiac Function in Baboons
Pig Hearts Provide Long-Term Cardiac Function in Baboons

Primates receiving heart transplants from genetically engineered pigs have survived more than six months, a new study reveals.

Primates receiving heart transplants from genetically engineered pigs have survived more than six months, a new study reveals.

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Dorothy Cheney, Pioneer in Social Cognition, Dies
Dorothy Cheney, Pioneer in Social Cognition, Dies
Kerry Grens | Nov 19, 2018
Her work changed the discipline by bringing rigorous experimentation to field studies of monkeys and baboons.
Touchy Feely
Touchy Feely
Kerry Grens | Jun 1, 2015
Physical contact helps determine who’s present among baboons’ gut bacteria.
Grooming Baboons
Grooming Baboons
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2015
See the social interaction between wild baboons that may be the key to shared microbiomes among groups studied by the Amboseli Baboon Research Project.
Behavior Brief
Behavior Brief
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Mar 12, 2014
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Behavior Brief
Behavior Brief
Kate Yandell | Feb 6, 2013
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Monkeys “Read” Writing
Megan Scudellari | Apr 12, 2012
Baboons are able to distinguish printed English words from nonsense sequences of letters—the first step in the reading process.