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Primates

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 29–34 | Cite as

Serum transferrins of Japanese macaques: Comparison with other species of monkeys

  • Goichi Ishimoto
  • Tasuku Toyomasu
  • Kei-Ichi Uemura
Article

Abstract

Sera from seven species of monkeys and apes were electrophoresed in starch gels for examining their serum transferrin variations. A single transferrin component was observed in 130 individuals ofMacaca fuscata, while other three macaque species showed multiple components of transferrin. The transferrin ofMacaca fuscata was electrophoretically identical to one of the transferrin components of other macaque species.

Keywords

Starch Transferrin Animal Ecology Sera Multiple Component 
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© Japan Monkey Centre 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • Goichi Ishimoto
    • 1
  • Tasuku Toyomasu
    • 1
  • Kei-Ichi Uemura
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anthropology Faculty of ScienceUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan

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