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Mar 18, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Genetic diversity and population structure in the Ryukyu flying fox inferred from remote sampling in the Yaeyama archipelago

Taki, Y., Vincenot, C. E., Sato, Y., & Inoue-Murayama, M. (2021) PLOS ONE, 16(3): e0248672

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Mar 18, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Two wild female bonobos adopted infants from a different social group at Wamba

Tokuyama, N., Toda, K., Poiret, M., Iyokango, B., Bakaa, B., & Ishizuka, S. (2021) Scientific Reports, 11:4967

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Mar 18, 2021

Award

Award

Qi Luan Lim won the first prize of Best Oral Award for the Track 3 (Forestry, Conservation and Biodiversity) at the 14th Malaysia International Genetics Congress

Feb 27, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Effects of diet and age–sex class on the fecal particle size of wild Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata yakui)

He, T., Lee, W., & Hanya, G. (2021) American Journal of Primatology, 83(5): e23245

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Feb 25, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Uniting against a common enemy: Perceived outgroup threat elicits ingroup cohesion in chimpanzees

Brooks, J., Onishi, E., Clark, I. R., Bohn, M., & Yamamoto, S. (2021) PLOS ONE, 16(2): e0246869

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Feb 24, 2021

Event

Final Lecture by Professor Shiro Kohshima

Date & Time: 13:00- March 26, 2021
Although this event will be open to all and participation will be free of charge, advance registration will be required. See here for further information.

Feb 16, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] New indices to characterize drawing behavior in humans (Homo sapiens) and chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)

Martinet, L., Sueur, C., Hirata, S., Hosselet, J., Matsuzawa, T., & Pelé, M. (2021) Scientific Reports, 11: 3860

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Jan 27, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Social relationships among captive male pygmy slow lorises (Nycticebus pygmaeus): Is forming male same-sex pairs a feasible management strategy?

Yamanashi, Y., Nemoto, K., & Alejandro, J. (2021) American Journal of Primatology, 83(2): e23233

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Jan 27, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Sleep Patterns of Aging Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)

Havercamp, K., Morimura, N., & Hirata, S. (2021) International Journal of Primatology, 42, 89–104

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Jan 27, 2021

分担執筆の書籍刊行:チンパンジーのサンクチュアリ設立

Hirata, S., Morimura, N., Watanuki, K., Ross, S. (2020). The establishment of sanctuaries for former laboratory chimpanzees: Challenges, successes, and cross-cultural context. In: Hopper, L. M. and Ross, S. (Eds.), Chimpanzees in context: A comparative perspective on chimpanzee behavior, cognition, conservation, and welfare, pp. 208-229, The University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Jan 20, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] The nonhuman primate neuroimaging and neuroanatomy project

Hayashi, T., Hou, Y., Glasser, M. F., Autio, J. A., Knoblauch, K., Inoue-Murayama, M., Coalson, T., Yacoub, E., Smith, S., Kennedy, H., & Essen, D. C. V. (2021) Neuroimage , 1, 229, 117726

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Jan 19, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Comparative analysis of sperm motility in liquid and seminal coagulum portions between Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) and chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)

Kinoshita, K., Indo, Y., Tajima, T., Kuze, N., Miyakawa, E., Kobayashi, T., Nakamura, T., Ogata, M., Okumura, F., Hayakawa, T., Morimura, N., Mori, Y., Okamoto, M., Ozaki, Y., & Hirata, S. (2021) Primates, 62, 467–473

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Jan 13, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Dog Stick Chewing: An Overlooked Instance of Tool Use?

Brooks, J., & Yamamoto, S. (2021) Frontiers in Psychology, 11:577100

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Jan 08, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Aerial drone observations identified a multilevel society in feral horses

Maeda, T., Ochi, S., Ringhofer, M., Sosa, S., Sueur, C., Hirata, S., & Yamamoto, S. (2021) Scientific Reports, 11, 71

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Jan 06, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] Olfaction of aquatic amniotes

Kishida, T. (2021) Cell and Tissue Research, 383, 353–365

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Jan 05, 2021

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WHAT JAPAN'S WILD SNOW MONKEYS CAN TEACH US ABOUT ANIMAL CULTURE

Suzumura, one of our technical staff, was interviewed by the Smisonian magazine: WHAT JAPAN'S WILD SNOW MONKEYS CAN TEACH US ABOUT ANIMAL CULTURE

Jan 04, 2021

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[NEW ARTICLE] The tail-tale of stress: an exploratory analysis of cortisol levels in the tail-hair of captive Asian elephants

Pokharel, S. S., Yoneda, H., Yanagi, M., Sukumar, R., & Kinoshita, K. (2021) PeerJ, 9:e10445

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Dec 21, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Divergent effects of oxytocin on eye contact in bonobos and chimpanzees

Brooks, J., Kano, F., Sato, Y., Yeow, H., Morimura, N., Nagasawa, M., Kikusui, T., & Yamamoto, S. (2020) Psychoneuroendocrinology, Volume 125, 105119

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Dec 01, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Does size matter? Examining the possible mechanisms of multi-stallion groups in horse societies

Pinto, P., & Hirata, S. (2020) Behavioural Processes, 181: 104277

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Nov 30, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Computerized intertemporal choice task in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) with/without postreward delay

Sato, Y., Sakai, Y., & Hirata, S. (2020) Journal of Comparative Psychology, 135(2): 185-195

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Nov 26, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Visual adaptation of opsin genes to the aquatic environment in sea snakes

Seiko, T., Kishida, T., Toyama, M., Hariyama, T., Okitsu, T., Wada, A., Toda, M., Satta, Y., & Terai, Y. (2020) BMC Evolutionary Biology, 20, 158

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Nov 12, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Prey Species and Foraging Behaviour of Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) Around Mikura Island in Japan

Takahashi, R., Sakai, M., Kogi, K., Morisaka, T., Segawa, T., & Ohizumi, H. (2020) Aquatic Mammals, 46(6): 531-541

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Nov 05, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Population history and genomic admixture of sea snakes of the genus Laticauda in the West Pacific

Kishida, T., Toda, M., Go, Y., Tatsumoto, S., Sasai, T., & Hikida, T. (2020) Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Volume 155, 107005

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Nov 02, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Antioxidative Potency of Dolphin Serum Albumin Is Stronger Than That of Human Serum Albumin Irrespective of Substitution of 34Cysteine With Serine

Suzuki, M., Anraku, M., Hakamata, W., Kishida, T., Ueda, K., & Endoh, T. (2020) Frontiers in Physiology, 11, 598451

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Sep 16, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Bark stripping behavior in relation to Fagaceae mast production and diet in the Asiatic black bear (Ursus thibetanus)

Mori, T., Sugiura, R., Kato, M., Miura, K., Ogawa, H., Umano, S., Kato, H., Izumiyama, S., & Niizuma, Y. (2020) Journal of Forest Research, 25(6): 450-455

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Sep 01, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] [FIELD NOTE] List of food plants of four sympatric Paradoxuriane civet species based on eight-year records on Borneo

Nakabayashi, M. (2020) Tropics, 29(2): 67-75

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Aug 31, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Giraffe diurnal recumbent behavior and habitat utilization in Katavi National Park, Tanzania

Saito, M., & Idani, G. (2020) Journal of Zoology, 312(3): 183-192

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Aug 24, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] The impact of Masai giraffe nursery groups on the development of social associations among females and young individuals

Saito, M., Bercovitch, F. B., & Idani, G. (2020) Behavioural Processes, 180: 104227

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Aug 11, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Genetic signatures of evolution of the pluripotency gene regulating network across mammals

Endo, Y., Kamei, K., & Inoue-Murayama, M. (2020) Genome Biology and Evolution, 12 (10): 1806-18

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Aug 07, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Genetic Diversity and Genetic Structure of the Wild Tsushima Leopard Cat from Genome-Wide Analysis

Ito, H., Nakajima, N., Onuma, M., & Inoue-Murayama, M. (2020) Animals, 10:1375

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Jul 31, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] The relationship between plant-eating and hair evacuation in snow leopards (Panthera uncia)

Yoshimura, H., Qi, H., Kikuchi, D. M., Matsui, Y., Fukushima, K., Kudo, S., Ban, K., Kusano, K., Nagano, D., Hara, M., Sato, Y., Takatsu, K., Hirata, S., & Kinoshita, K. (2020) PLoS ONE, 15(7): e023663

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Jul 30, 2020

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ツシマヤマネコの卵子保存の取り組みに関するインタビュー記事

マレーシア・ボルネオ島の研究機関、Danau Girang Field Centreのソーシャルメディアに、ツシマヤマネコの卵子保存の取り組みに関するインタビュー記事が掲載されました。

Jul 27, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] The Lisu people's traditional natural philosophy and its potential impact on conservation planning in the Laojun Mountain region, Yunnan Province, China

Liu, J., Li, D., Matsuzawa, T., & Hirata, S. (2020) Primates, 62, 153–164

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Jul 15, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Phylogeny and ontogeny of mental time

Hirata, S., Betsuyaku, T., Fujita, K., Nakano, T., & Ikegaya, Y. (2020) Neuroscience Research, 170: 13-17

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Jul 01, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Population history of the golden eagle inferred from whole-genome sequencing of three of its subspecies

Sato, Y., Ogden, R., Kishida, T., Nakajima, N., Maeda, T., & Inoue-Murayama, M. (2020) Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 130(4): 826–838

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Jul 01, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Temporal patterns of bird mortality due to road traffic collisions in a Mediterranean region

Pinto, P., Lourenço, R., Mira, A., & Santos, S. M. (2020) Bird Study, 67(1): 71-84

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Jun 28, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Development of bed-building behaviors in captive chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes): Implication for critical period hypothesis and captive management.

Yamanashi, Y., Bando, H., Matsunaga, M., Tanaka, M., Nogami, E., & Hirata, S. (2020) Primates, 61, 639–646

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Jun 19, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Occurrence and transmission of flu-like illness among neighboring bonobo groups at Wamba

Ryu, H., Hill, D. A., Sakamaki, T., Garai, C., Tokuyama, N., & Furuichi, T. (2020) Primate, 61, pages: 775–784

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Jun 16, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Nkala Forest: Introduction of a forest-savanna mosaic field site of wild bonobos and its future prospects

Onishi, E., Brooks, J., Leti, I., Monghiemo, C., Bokika, J., Shintaku, Y., Idani, G., & Yamamoto, S. (2020) Pan Africa News, 27 (1). 2-5

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Jun 12, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Does soil color affect fish evolution? Differences in color change rate between lineages of the sailfin tetra

Pinto, K. S., Pires, T. H. S., Stefanelli-Silva, G., Barros, B. S., Borghezan, E. A., & Zuanon, J. (2020) Neotropical Ichthyology, 18(2): e190093

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May 27, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Follicular extracellular vesicles enhance meiotic resumption of domestic cat vitrified oocytes

Ferraz, M. A. M. M., Fujihara, M., Nagashima, J. B., Noonan, M. J., Inoue-Murayama, M., & Songsasen, N. (2020) Scientific Reports, 10, 8619

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May 20, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Microsatellite records for volume 12, issue 2

Bang, I., Bruggemann, F., Chen, C., Alexis, Q. D., Gao, H., Gélin, P., Hong, X., Inoue-Murayama, M., Kim, K., Kwak, Y., Li, W., Ma, H., Magalon, H., Nakajima, N., Oury, N., Pierrat, J., Rodolfo-Metalpa, R., Sato, Y., Taki, Y., Vincenot, C. E., Xiang, Z., Yu, Z., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Y., & Zhu, X. (2020) Conservation Genetics Resources, 12(2), 12-15

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Apr 16, 2020

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[NEW ARTICLE] Key Male Glandular Odorants Attracting Female Ring-Tailed Lemurs

Shirasu, M., Ito, S., Itoigawa, A., Hayakawa, T., Kinoshita, K., Munechika, I., Imai, H., & Touhara, K. (2020) Current Biology, 30(11): 2131-2138

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