Order : Primates
Family : Cercopithecidae
Subfamily : Cercopithecinae
Genus : Macaca


Animals in the genus Macaca

Stump-tailed macaque
Assam macaque
Long-tailed macaque
Japanese macaque or snow monkey
Rhesus monkey
Bonnet macaque
Liontail macaque
Barbary macaque
Tonkean macaque
Facts about the genus Macaca, the macaques

39 to 26 inches, non-prehensile Lifespan: 25 to 30+ years In general, macaques are stocky with a well pronounced muzzle.

AEGiS-10CROI: SIV-induced T-cell Depletion in Macaques is Followed by Elevated IL-7 Levels and T-cell Proliferation at Times Prior to Simian AIDS and Death.

But, in the process, the macaques are helping to spread the seeds of fruit trees.

Editorial Reviews Product Description:The genus Macaca is the most widely distributed of nonhuman primates and is found in twenty countries in Southeast Asia and North Africa.

Given that thousands of tourists visit Sangeh during a typical month, a reasonable estimate of the annual number of injuries inflicted by macaques is in the thousands, and Sangeh is but one of a handful of monkey forests on Bali that draw large numbers of visitors.

In order to reach this goal, approximately 2,000 macaques are to be “collected” for use in breeding; monkeys born to these macaques (who will be imprisoned in breeding facilities) will be subjected to a variety of cruel, invasive, and deadly experiments.

Macaca is the latin name of the genus.

Macaca, genus Macaca is a kind of:

METHODS: Ten rhesus macaques were inoculated with the SIVmac molecular clone C8, which has an attenuated phenotype in vivo due to a 12bp in-frame deleti" /> AEGiS-11IAC: SIV-superinfection immunity in macaques is influenced by the dose of attenuated virus.

Orangutan Foundation International - The Macaques are Back Slideshow

Rodriguez conducted this investigation with financial assistance from IPPL Barbary macaques are to be seen with their captors at the Djemaa el­Fna Square in Marrakech, Morocco, from 1 p.

6-Vaccinated Rhesus Macaques Are Associated with Uncontrolled Replication of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Challenge Inoculum. (Full text)

Arenavirus-Mediated Liver Pathology: Acute Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus Infection of Rhesus Macaques Is Characterized by High-Level Interleukin-6 Expression and Hepatocyte Proliferation -- Lukashevich et al. (Full text)

Shortening of the Symptom-Free Period in Rhesus Macaques Is Associated with Decreasing Nonsynonymous Variation in the env Variable Regions of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus SIVsm during Passage -- Valli et al. (Full text)

*macaque monkeys: Macaca is a large genus of Old World monkeys that includes macaques, rhesus monkeys, and the Barbary apes. (Full text)

Macaca is generally played with pebbles on a pavement by everyone - there are no connotations of middle-class, Protestant Irish boarding schools. (Full text)

In many respects Tibetan macaques are no different than all other species of macaques. (Full text)

Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1 (B virus), an alphaherpesvirus endemic in Asian macaques, is closely related to herpes simplex virus (HSV). (Full text)

"This is a battle for conservation -- if the macaques are moved, they are destined to complete extinction," says Andrea Camperio Ciani of the University of Padova in Italy. (Full text)

The genus Macaca is the most widely distributed of non-human primates and is found in 20 countries in South-East Asia and North Africa. (Full text)

AWIC Newsletter: Arguments for Single-Caging of Rhesus Macaques: Are They Justified (Full text)

AWIC Newsletter: Arguments for Single-Caging of Rhesus Macaques: Are They Justified, Figure 2 (Full text)

Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) infection of infant macaques is a useful animal model of pediatric HIV infection with which to address these questions. (Full text)

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