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Infant survival and litter size in primigravid and multigravid Galagos.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3701836     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Eighteen years of birth records for three species of Galago at the Duke University Primate Center were examined to determine the effect of gravidity status on neonatal mortality and litter size. Multiparous Galago senegalensis moholi and G crassicaudatus, but not G garnettii, had significantly higher infant survival rates. Gravidity status had no effect on the percentage of multiple births for any of the three species of Galago.
Authors:
M K Izard; E L Simons
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of medical primatology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0047-2565     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Med. Primatol.     Publication Date:  1986  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-05-30     Completed Date:  1986-05-30     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0320626     Medline TA:  J Med Primatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  27-35     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aging
Animals
Animals, Newborn
Female
Galago / physiology*
Litter Size*
Male
Pregnancy
Pregnancy, Animal*
Sex Ratio
Species Specificity
Time Factors
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
R23RR0236/RR/NCRR NIH HHS; RR10302/RR/NCRR NIH HHS

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