• Qualitative analysis of preputial and vaginal bacterial microbiota in owl monkeys (Aotus azarai infulatus) raised in captivity 

      Silva, G. A. da; Monteiro, Frederico Ozanan Barros; Dias, H. L. T; Cavalcante, R. de O; Sampaio, A. I. da F; Canceição, M. E. B. A. M. da; Takeshita, R. S. C; Castro, Paulo Henrique Gomes de; Feijó, F. M. C; Rahal, S. C (Wiley, 2013)
      Background The aim of this study was to identify the aerobic bacteria of the preputial and vaginal microbiota in owl monkeys that have been raised in captivity and to evaluate the antimicrobial susceptibility of these ...
    • Radiographic evaluation of cardiac silhouette using vertebral heart size method in squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus) 

      Coutinho, Leandro N.; Brito, M. B. S.; Imbeloni, Aline Amaral; Lacreta Junior, A. C. C.; Rech, F.; Souto, M. P.; Ataíde, Ira (Wiley, 2017)
      Background: The Saimiri sciureus represents a valuable resource for biomedical research, due to its large number on primate centers and similarity to human anatomy and physiology. The aim of this study was to apply the ...
    • Radiographic evaluation of cardiac silhouette using vertebral heart size method in squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus) 

      Coutinho, L. N; Brito, M. B. S; Imbeloni, Aline Amaral; Lacreta Junior, A. C. C; Rech, F; Souto, M. P; Ataíde, I. R. A (Wiley, 2017)
      Background: The Saimiri sciureus represents a valuable resource for biomedical research, due to its large number on primate centers and similarity to human anatomy and physiology. The aim of this study was to apply the ...
    • Renal biochemistry variables and ultrasonographic imaging in healthy Squirrel monkeys (Saimiri collinsi) 

      Lins, Fernanda Luiza de Miranda Lins e; Mayor, Pedro; Silva Filho, Ednaldo; Imbeloni, Aline Amaral; Silva, Wellington Bandeira da; Monteiro, Maria Vivina Barros; Nunes-Pinheiro, Diana Célia Sousa; Monteiro, Frederico Ozanan Barros (Wiley, 2017)
      Background: The combined use of renal biochemistry and ultrasonographic imaging may improve the correct management of renal disease. Although renal disease is frequently observed in nonhuman primates, renal function ...
    • Renal evaluation of Aotus azarai infulatus by ultrasonography and serum chemistry profile 

      Lins, Fernanda Luiza de Miranda Lins e; Monteiro, Frederico Ozanan Barros; Takeshita, Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise; Silva, Gilmara Abreu da; Faturi, Cristian; Palha, Maria das Dores Correia; Monteiro, Maria Vivina Barros; Coutinho, Leandro Nassar; Kugelmeier, Tatiana; Castro, Paulo Henrique Gomes de (Wiley, 2012)
      This study aimed to characterize anatomical and biochemical properties of owl monkey kidneys in order to provide normal reference values. Sixty-nine Aotus azarai infulatus (45 males and 24 females) were divided into four ...
    • Saimiri sciureus hard palate morphology 

      Lima, Ana R; Fioretto, Emerson T; Imbeloni, Aline Amaral; Branco, Érika (Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, 2012)
      Primate order includes around 180 species. Morphological aspects of New World non- -human primates (NHP) have been extensively investigated since last century. General commonsense describes oral cavity adaptations according ...
    • Scaling of neuron number and volume of the pulvinar complex in new world primates: comparisons with humans, other primates, and mammals 

      Chalfin, Brandon P; Cheung, Desmond T; Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro; Silveira, Luiz Carlos de Lima; Finlay, Barbara L (Wiley, 2007)
      The lateral posterior nucleus and pulvinar (LP‐pulvinar complex) are the principal thalamic nuclei associated with the elaborate development of the dorsal and ventral streams of the parietal cortex in primates. In humans, ...
    • Scaling the primate lateral geniculate nucleus: niche and neurodevelopment in the regulation of magnocellular and parvocellular cell number and nucleus volume 

      Finlay, Barbara L; Charvet, Christine J; Bastille, Isle; Cheung, Desmond T; Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro; Silveira, Luiz Carlos de Lima (Wiley, 2014)
      New stereological assessments of lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) neuron numbers and volumes in five New World primates (Cebus apella, Saguinus midas niger, Alouatta caraya, Aotus azarae, and Callicebus moloch) and compiled ...
    • Seizures during pregnancy modify the development of hippocampal interneurons of the offspring 

      Vale, Tiago Gurgel do; Lima, Daiana Correia; Lima, Eliângela de; Torres, Laila Brito; Cossa, Ana Carolina; Cavalheiro, Esper Abrão; Naffah-Mazzacoratti, Maria da Graça; Oliveira, Elaine Menezes de; Amado, Débora; Silva, Alexandre Valotta da; Cabral, Francisco Romero (Elsevier, 2010)
      We investigated the effect of epileptic seizures during pregnancy on hippocampal expression of calciumbindingproteins in the offspring. Female Wistar rats were submitted to the pilocarpine model and mated during the chronic ...
    • Severe anemia affects both splenectomized and nonsplenectomized plasmodium falciparum-infected Aotus infulatus monkeys 

      Carvalho, Leonardo J. de Moura; Alves, Francisco Acácio; Oliveira, Salma Gomes de; Valle, Rodrigo del Rio do; Fernandes, Andréa A. Morais; Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro; Daniel-Ribeiro, Cláudio Tadeu (Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2003)
      Severe anemia is the earliest and a frequently fatal complication of Plasmodium falciparum infection. Here we describe Aotus infulatus as a primate model suitable to study this malaria complication. Both non-splenectomized ...
    • Splenic architecture disruption and parasite-induced splenocyte activation and anergy in Plasmodium falciparum-infected Saimiri sciureus monkeys 

      Alves, Francisco A; Pelajo-Machado, Marcelo; Totino, Paulo R. R; Souza, Mariana T; Gonçalves, Evonnildo Costa; Schneider, Maria Paula C; Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro; Krieger, Marco A; Andrade, Marcia C. R; Daniel-Ribeiro, Cláudio Tadeu; Carvalho, Leonardo J. M (BMC, 2015)
      Background: The understanding of the mechanisms of immunity in malaria is crucial for the rational development of interventions such as vaccines. During blood stage infection, the spleen is considered to play critical ...
    • Testicular biometry and semen characteristics in captive and wild squirrel monkey species (Saimiri sp.) 

      Oliveira, Karol Guimarães; Santos, R. R; Leão, D. L; Queiroz, H. L; Paim, F. P; Vianez Júnior, João Lídio da Silva Gonçalves; Domingues, S. F. S (Elsevier, 2016)
      Differential phenotypic characteristics for taxonomic diagnosis purposes are well determined in the genus Saimiri (squirrel monkey). However, data on its reproductive characteristics are lacking. Our aim was to determine ...
    • The Brazilian National Primate Center 

      Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro; Kingston, William Robin (1970)
    • The use of new world primates for biomedical research: an overview of the last four decades 

      Torres, Laila Brito; Araújo, Bruno Henrique Silva; Castro, Paulo Henrique Gomes de; Cabral, Francisco Romero; Murruaz, Klena Sarges; Araújo, Michelle Silva; Silva, Sergio Gomes da; Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro; Cavalheiro, Esper Abrão (Wiley, 2010)
      Animal experimentation contributes significantly to the progression of science. Nonhuman primates play a particularly important role in biomedical research not only because of their anatomical, physiological, biochemical, ...
    • Transplante ovariano: destaques na reprodução de primatas não humanos 

      Scalercio, Sarah Raphaella Rocha de Azevedo; Santana, Luana de Nazaré da Silva; Domingues, Sheyla Farhayldes Souza; Amorim, Christiani Andrade; Santos, Regiane Rodrigues dos (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul. Faculdade de Veterinária, 2015)
      Background: Ovarian transplantation in nonhuman primates (NHP) has been used as a strategy for the development of experimental models for biomedical research in the reproductive area. The prospects for application of this ...
    • Trolox enhances follicular survival after ovarian tissue autograft in squirrel monkey (Saimiri collinsi) 

      Scalercio, Sarah Raphaella Rocha de Azevedo; Amorim, Christiani A; Brito, Danielle C; Percário, Sandro; Oskam, Irma C; Domingues, Sheyla Farhayldes Souza; Santos, Regiane R (CSIRO Publishing, 2016)
      The aim of this study was to evaluate ovarian tissue pre-treatment with 50 µM Trolox followed by heterotopic transplantation in squirrel monkeys (Saimiri collinsi) and to assess tissue functionality via immunohistochemical ...
    • Trypanosomes of non-human primates from the National Centre of Primates, Ananindeua, State of Para, Brazil 

      Ziccardi, Mariangela; Oliveira, Ricardo Lourenço de; Lainson, Ralph; Brígido, Maria do Carmo de Oliveira; Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro (Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2000)
      Trypanosome infections were sought in 46 non-human primates captured principally in Amazonian Brazil. Twenty-two (47.8 por cento) were infected with four Trypanosoma species: T. cruzi, T. minasense, T. devei and T. rangeli. ...
    • Ultrasonographic imaging of the reproductive tract and surgical recovery of oocytes in Cebus apella (capuchin monkeys) 

      Domingues, S. F. S; Caldas-Bussiere, M. C; Martins, N. D; Carvalho, Reinaldo Amorim de (Elsevier, 2007)
      Two-dimensional real-time and Doppler ultrasonography are valuable non-invasive methods to assess reproductive anatomy and physiology. In adult, postpubertal female Cebus apella (capuchin monkeys), the objectives were to ...
    • Ultrastructural aspects of Callithrix penicillata lingual papillae 

      Branco, Erika; Pereira, Washington Luiz Assunção; Lima, Ana Rita de; Franciolli, André Luiz Rezende; Rici, Rose Eli Grassi; Miglino, Maria Angelica; Muniz, José Augusto Pereira Carneiro; Imbeloni, Aline Amaral (Wiley, 2012)
      Callithrix penicillata belongs to the family Callitrichidae, Callithrix genus. They are basically insectivorous, but they consume fruits. The mucosa of the tongue is composed of some papillary types, revealing different ...
    • Uterine evaluation and gestation diagnosis in owl monkey (Aotus azarai infulatus) using the B mode ultrasound 

      Monteiro, Frederico Ozanan Barros; Koivisto, Marion Burkhardt de; Vicente, Wilter Ricardo Russiano; Carvalho, Reinaldo de Amorim; Whiteman, Christina Wippich; Castro, Paulo Henrique Gomes; Maia, Celsemy Eleutério (Wiley, 2006)
      BACKGROUND: Gynecological and obstetrical ultrasonography has become an indispensable tool in the routine management, health evaluation and research on captive non-human primates. METHODS: Ultrasound was used to evaluate ...