Macaca


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Noun1.Macaca - macaquesMacaca - macaques; rhesus monkeys    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cercopithecidae, family Cercopithecidae - Old World monkeys: guenon; baboon; colobus monkey; langur; macaque; mandrill; mangabey; patas; proboscis monkey
macaque - short-tailed monkey of rocky regions of Asia and Africa
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The aim of the present study was to investigate age-related changes in the craniofacial thickness of Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata) of known age and origin, reared in the same condition.
In published studies the artificial miRNA achieved, in some instances, 93% silencing the motor neurons of cynomolgus macaques (Macaca fascicularis) and has been shown to be safe in terms of no off-target silencing of mRNA relative expression.
George Allen's "macaca moment" or Gary Hart's "monkey business" photo).
sundaicus mosquitoes and from a subspecies of macaque, Macaca umbrosus, at Great Nicobar (9).
Major wildlife species in the park include common leopard Panthera pardus, rhesus monkey Macaca mulatta, Asiatic jackal Canis aureus, Kashmir hill fox Vulpes vulpes grifithii, small Indian mongoose Herpestes javanicus, Indian grey mongoose Herpestes edwardsii, barking deer Muntiacus muntjak, Indian pangolin Manis crassicaudata and kaleej pheasant Lophura leucomelanos (Akrim et al.
The villagers led by Barangay Captain Gerardo Penas of San Antonio village turned over the male Philippine Long-tailed Macaque (Macaca fascicularis philippenisi) dubbed as "Moi" to the Wildlife Traffic Monitoring Unit of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-7) in Guimbal town.
The study population consisted of 55 male rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta), classified as Old World primates, ages 1 to 31 years, living at the Sabana Seca Field Station, Puerto Rico (SSFS).
The reported species are Naemorhedus goral, Panthera pardus, Sus scrofa, Lepus nigricollis, Macaca mulatta, Canis aureus, Vulpes vulpes, Myotis myotis, Herpestes edwardsii and Hystrix indica.
Police identified the animal accused of taking the child as a rhesus macaque, or Macaca mulatta, a species of monkey with a reddish-pink face with dusty-brown fur.
"We grafted human spinal cord-derived neural progenitor cells (NPCs) into sites of cervical spinal cord injury in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).
"We grafted human spinal cord--derived neural progenitor cells (NPCs) into sites of cervical spinal cord injury in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).