African green monkey

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Synonyms for African green monkey

common savannah monkey with greenish-grey back and yellow tail

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Testis, Leydig cells, Vervet monkey, Chlorocebus aethiops.
Over the past three decades, the vervet monkey, Chlorocebus aethiops, has been constantly used in biomedical research as an animal model for human-related problems such as in virology and reproductive studies (Kushner et al.
ursinus (Chacma baboon) Livingstone 2010-2011 Chlorocebus pygerythrus Mfuwe 2009 (vervet monkey) Livingstone 2010-2011 Shrew Crocidura hirta Livingstone 2011 (lesser red musk shrew) Mpulungu 2012 Namwala 2012 Mazabuka 2013 Solwezi 2013 C.
baboons with the primer set papio cytb1F (5'-GATACGAAAAACCATCGCTGT-3') and papio cytb2R (5'-GCTCCATTTCTG GTTTACAAG-3'), as described (8), and from spleen DNA of Chlorocebus spp.
samples Species (common name) SIV lineage SIV+ SIV- Pan troglodytes troglodytes SIVcpzPtt 2 1 (west central chimpanzee) Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii SIVcpzPts 1 NA (eastern chimpanzee) Cercopithecus nictitans (greater SIVgsn 6 45 spot-nosed monkey) Cercopithecus cephus SIVmus 7 30 (mustached monkey) Cercopithecus mona (Mona SIVmon NA 1 monkey) Miopithecus ogouensis SIVtal 1 6 (northern talapoin) Cercopithecus neglectus (De SIVdeb 7 1 Brazza monkey) Cercocebus torquatus (red-capped SIVrcm 4 NA mangabey) Chlorocebus tantalus (African SIVagm 1 NA green monkey) Mandrillus sphinx (mandrill) SIVmnd-2 10 2 Colobus guereza (mantled SIVcol 10 7 guereza) Total 49 93 * SIV, simian immunodefiency virus; NA, none available.