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Noun1.Cercocebus - mangabeys
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cercopithecidae, family Cercopithecidae - Old World monkeys: guenon; baboon; colobus monkey; langur; macaque; mandrill; mangabey; patas; proboscis monkey
mangabey - large agile arboreal monkey with long limbs and tail and white upper eyelids
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To date, live MPXV from wildlife species has been isolated only from a rope squirrel (Funisciurus anerythrus) (12) and a sooty mangabey (Cercocebus atys) (17).
Mangabey (Cercocebus albigena) ranging patterns in relation to fruit availability and the risk of parasite infection in Kibale National Park, Uganda.
'Three more species are expected to be classified as Critically Endangered once assessed - the white-naped Mangabey Cercocebus, lunulatus, the Afia Birago Puddle Frog Phrynobatrachus afia birago, and the plant Monanthotaxis atewensis,' it added.
Although antibodies have been detected in a range of small mammal species (2), the reservoir species of monkeypox remains unknown, and the virus has been isolated only twice from wild animals, once from a rope squirrel (Funisciurus anerythrus) in DRC and once from a sooty mangabey (Cercocebus atys) in Cote d'Ivoire.
In golden-bellied mangabeys (Cercocebus galeritas), for example, aggressive facial displays were measured in a zoo setting (Mitchell et al., 1992).
Changes in concentrations of serum prolactin, FSH, oestradiol and progesterone and of the sex skin during the menstrual cycle in the mangabey monkey (Cercocebus atys lunulatus).
(22) (Cameroon--tested Cercocebus 1/14 in United Kingdom) (Lophocebus) Makuwa et al.
Positive reinforcement training to enhance the voluntary movement of group-housed sooty man-gabeys (Cercocebus atys atys).
Isolation of a T-lymphotropic retrovirus from naturally infected sooty mangabey monkeys (Cercocebus atys).
En lo que respecta al VIH-2, es importante senalar que lo que se denomina 'subtipo' en VIH-2 corresponde mas a 'grupo' segun la clasificacion en VIH-1, ya que cada uno de los subtipos en VIH-2 corresponde muy probablemente (Peeters et al., 2003; Pujol, 2006) a una introduccion independiente a partir del virus de inmunodeficiencia simia que circulan en mangabeyes (Cercocebus atys).