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Menopause in Nonhuman Primates: 1995 - Fall 2000

Abel TW
Gonadal steroids, reproductive aging and the primate
hypothalamus.
DISSERTATION ABSTRACTS INTERNATIONAL B60(4): 1452, 1999.


Abel TW; Voytko ML; Rance NE
The effects of hormone replacement therapy on hypothalamic
neuropeptide gene expression in a primate model of
menopause.
JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM 84(6):
2111-2118, 1999.


Austad SN
Small nonhuman primates as potential models of human aging.
ILAR [INST LAB ANIM RESOUR] JOURNAL 38(3): 142-147, 1997.


Bellino FL
Nonprimate animal models of menopause: Workshop report.
MENOPAUSE 7(1): 14-24, 2000.


Carey, K D; Rice, K
The aged female baboon as a model of menopause.
IPS/ASP CONGRESS ABSTRACTS (1996): #079, 1996. (Abstract)


Caro, T M ; Sellen, D W ; Parish, A ; Frank, R ; Brown, D M
; Voland, E ; Borgerhoff Mulder, M
Termination of reproduction in nonhuman and human female
primates.
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY 16(2): 205-220, 1995.


Chen LD; Kushwaha RS; McGill HC Jr; Rice KS; Carey KD
Effect of naturally reduced ovarian function on plasma
lipoprotein and 27-hydroxycholesterol levels in baboons
(Papio sp.).
ATHEROSCLEROSIS 136(1): 89-98, 1998.


Chen, L D; Kushwaha, R S; McGill, H C, Jr; Carey, K D
Effect of natural menopause on lipoprotein levels and
hepatic sterol 27-hydroxylase activity in baboons (Papio
sp).
FASEB JOURNAL 11(3): A167, 1997. (Abstract)


Clarkson, T B ; Tansey, G
Cynomolgus monkeys for the study of hormonal influences on
atherogenesis.
Pp. 132-139 in ATHEROSCLEROSIS X. F.P. Woodford; J.
Davignon; A. Sniderman, eds. New York, Elsevier Science
Publ., 1995. Serial title: Int Congr Ser, No. 1066.


Cline, J M; Paschold, J C; Anthony, M S; Obasanjo, I O;
Adams, M R
Effects of hormonal therapies and dietary soy phytoestrogens
on vaginal cytology in surgically postmenopausal macaques.
FERTILITY AND STERILITY 65(5): 1031-1035, 1996.


Colman RJ
THE SKELETAL EFFECTS OF AGING, MENOPAUSE AND DIETARY
RESTRICTION IN RHESUS MACAQUES (MACACA MULATTA). PhD thesis.
Madison Univ of Wisconsin, 1998, 113+ pages..


Colman RJ
The skeletal effects of aging, menopause and dietary
restriction in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta).
DISSERTATION ABSTRACTS INTERNATIONAL B60(1): 17, 1999.
(To order: #AAD99-10375 University Microfilms, Inc, Ann
Arbor, MI 48106)


Colman RJ; Kemnitz JW; Lane MA; Abbott DH; Binkley N
Skeletal effects of aging and menopausal status in female
rhesus macaques.
JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM 84(11):
4144-4148, 1999.


Edwards HE; Tweedie CJ; Terranova PF; Lisk RD; Wynne-Edwards
KE
Reproductive aging in the Djungarian hamster, Phodopus
campbelli.
BIOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION 58(3): 842-848, 1998.


Fedigan LM; Pavelka MSM
Is there adaptive value to reproductive termination in
Japanese macaques? A test of the grandmother hypothesis.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (Suppl 28): 126,
1999. (Abstract)


Fedigan, L M
Changing views of female life histories.
Pp. 15-26 in THE EVOLVING FEMALE: A LIFE-HISTORY
PERSPECTIVE. M.E. Morbeck; A. Galloway; A.L. Zihlman, eds.
Princeton, Princeton Univ Press, 1997.


Finch CE; Sapolsky RM
The evolution of Alzheimer disease, the reproductive
schedule, and apoE isoforms. NEUROBIOLOGY OF AGING 20(4):
407-428, 1999.


Fritz J; Wolfle TL; Howell S
Chimpanzees.
Pp. 643-658 in THE UFAW HANDBOOK ON THE CARE AND MANAGEMENT
OF LABORATORY ANIMALS, 7TH EDITION, VOL 1: TERRESTRIAL
VERTEBRATES. Poole T, ed. London, Blackwell Science, 1999.


Gibbons A
A blow to the 'grandmother theory'.
SCIENCE 280(5363): 516, 1998.


Gilardi, K V K; Shideler, S E; Valverde, C R; Roberts, J A;
Lasley, B L
Characterization of the onset of menopause in the rhesus
macaque.
BIOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION 57(2): 335-340, 1997.


Hawkes K; O'Connell JF; Jones NGB; Alvarez H; Charnov EL
Grandmothering, menopause, and the evolution of human life
histories.
PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE USA
95(3): 1336-1339, 1998.


Helmuth H
The maximum lifespan potential of Hominidae: A
re-evaluation.
HOMO 50(3): 283-296, 1999. (German & French summaries)


Hendrickx, A G ; Dukelow, W R
Reproductive biology.
Pp. 147-191 in NONHUMAN PRIMATES IN BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH.
B.T. Bennett; C.R. Abee; R. Henrickson, eds. San Diego,
Academic Press, 1995.
(ISBN 0-12-088661-8)


Hughes CL; Cline JM; Williams JK; Anthony MS; Wagner JD;
Clarkson TB
Dietary soy phytoestrogens and the health of menopausal
women: Overview and evidence of cardioprotection from
studies in non-human primates.
30-39 PROGRESS IN THE MANAGEMENT OF THE MENOPAUSE. Wren BG,
ed. Lancaster, Parthenon Publ Grp, 1997.


Johnson RL; Kapsalis E
Menopause in free-ranging rhesus macaques: Estimated
incidence, relation to body condition, and adaptive
significance.
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY 19(4): 751-765, 1998.


Johnson, R L; Kapsalis, E
Ageing, infecundity and reproductive senescense in
free-ranging female rhesus monkeys. JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTION
AND FERTILITY 105(2): 271-278, 1995.


Johnson, R L; Kapsalis, E
Is it likely that a rhesus female will experience menopause?
IPS/ASP CONGRESS ABSTRACTS (1996): #233, 1996. (Abstract)


Kaack MB; Harrison RM; Roberts JA
Effect of age and hormonal state on cytokine synthesis in
the monkey.
CYTOKINE 10(3): 236-239, 1998.


Kemnitz JW; Holston KA; Colman RJ
Nutrition, aging and reproduction in rhesus monkeys.
Pp. 180-195 in NUTRITION AND REPRODUCTION. Hansel W, ed.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana State Univ Press, 1998. (Series
Title: Pennington Center Nutrition Series vol. 8)


McKinney, K A; Duell, P B; Wheaton, D L; Hess, D L; Patton,
P E; Spies, H G; Burry, K A
Differential effects of subcutaneous estrogen and
progesterone on low-density lipoprotein size and
susceptibility to oxidation in postmenopausal rhesus
monkeys. FERTILITY AND STERILITY 68(3): 525-530, 1997.


Nickerson S
Understanding aberrant behaviors in an aging chimpanzee.
CHIMPANZOO CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS 1997: 76, 1998.
(Abstract)


Nozaki, M ; Mitsunaga, F ; Shimizu, K
Reproductive senescence in female Japanese monkeys (Macaca
fuscata): Age- and season-related changes in
hypothalamic-pituitary-ovarian functions and fecundity
rates. BIOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION 52(6): 1250-1257, 1995.


Nozaki, M; Yamashita, K; Shimizu, K
Age-related changes in ovarian morphology from birth to
menopause in the Japanese monkey, Macaca fuscata fuscata.
PRIMATES 38(1): 89-100, 1997.


Packer C; Tatar M; Collins A
Reproductive cessation in female mammals.
NATURE 392(6678): 807-811, 1998.


Pavelka MSM; Fedigan LM
Reproductive termination in female Japanese monkeys: A
comparative life history perspective. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF
PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY 109(4): 455-464, 1999.


Pavelka, M S M
Sexual nature: What can we learn from a cross-species
perspective?
Pp. 17-36 in SEXUAL NATURE SEXUAL CULTURE. P.R. Abramson;
S.D. Pinkerton, eds. Chicago, Univ of Chicago Press, 1995.


Perret, M
Age-related changes in fertility in female lesser mouse
lemurs (Microcebus murinus, Cheirogaleidae, Primates). FOLIA
PRIMATOLOGICA 67(2): 102, 1996.
(Abstract)


Rao AJ; Ramesh V; Ramachandra SG; Krishnamurthy HN;
Ravindranath N; Moudgal NR
Growth and reproductive parameters of bonnet monkey (Macaca
radiata).
PRIMATES 39(1): 97-107, 1998.


Rapp, P R; Roberts, J A; Gilardi, K V K; Lasley, B L
Reproductive status predicts cognitive decline in aged
female monkeys.
SOCIETY FOR NEUROSCIENCE ABSTRACTS 23(Pt 2): 2003, 1997.
(Abstract)


Roberts JA; Kaack MB; Harrison RM; Klopp R; Ershler W
Bladder infection in the menopausal monkey.
JOURNAL OF UROLOGY 162(1): 254-257, 1999.


Roberts, J A; Gilardi, K V K; Lasley, B; Rapp, P R
Reproductive senescence predicts cognitive decline in aged
female monkeys.
NEUROREPORT 8(8): 2047-2051, 1997.


Robinson D; Register TC; Carter LR
The effects of delayed hormone replacement therapy on
estrogen receptors of the cynomolgus monkey bladder and
vagina.
NEUROUROLOGY AND URODYNAMICS 17(3): 241-247, 1998.


Robinson, D; Rainer, R O; Washburn, S A; Clarkson, T B
Effects of estrogen and progestin replacement on the
urogenital tract of the ovariectomized cynomolgus monkey.
NEUROUROLOGY AND URODYNAMICS 15(3): 215-221, 1996.


Rogers, J; Hixson, J E
Baboons as an animal model for genetic studies of common
human disease.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HUMAN GENETICS 61(3): 489-493, 1997.


Sherman PW
The evolution of menopause.
NATURE 392(6678): 759 & 761, 1998.


Shimizu K
[Reproductive senescence in female Japanese monkey.]
REICHORUI KENKYU/ PRIMATE RES 14(2): 115-119, 1998.
(Japanese)


Simerson J
The A.R.T. (Assisted Reproductive Technology) of the drill,
Mandrillus leucophaeus. AZA [AM ZOO AQUARIUM ASS] ANNUAL
CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS 1998: 272-277, 1998.


Spies, H G; Pau, K-Y F
Neuroendocrine signals in ovulation and menopause.
IPS/ASP CONGRESS ABSTRACTS (1996): #257, 1996. (Abstract)


Takahata, Y ; Koyama, N ; Suzuki, S
Do the old aged females experience a long post-reproductive
life span?: The cases of Japanese macaques and chimpanzees.
PRIMATES 36(2): 169-180, 1995.


Taylor LL
Behavior and reproduction in aged lemurs.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (Suppl 26): 217,
1998. Abstract


Taylor LL
Social isolation and aged lemurs.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY 45(2): 210-211, 1998.
(Abstract)


Thierry, B; Heistermann, M; Aujard, F; Hodges, J K
Long-term data on basic reproductive parameters and
evaluation of endocrine, morphological, and behavioral
measures for monitoring reproductive status in a group of
semifree-ranging Tonkean macaques (Macaca tonkeana).
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY 39(1): 47-62, 1996.


Todd HE; Shideler SE; Laughlin LS; Overstreet JW; Pohl CR;
Byrd W; Lasley BL
Application of an enzyme immunoassay for urinary
follicle-stimulating hormone to describe the effects of an
acute stressor at different stages of the menstrual cycle in
female laboratory macaques.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY 48(2): 135-151, 1999.


Uno, H
Age-related pathology and biosenescent markers in captive
rhesus macaques.
AGE 20(1): 1-13, 1997.


Voytko, M L; Mach, R H; Ehrenkaufer, R L; Efange, S M N; et al
Enhancement of presynaptic cholinergic function with
estrogen replacement therapy in ovariectomized rhesus
monkeys.
SOCIETY FOR NEUROSCIENCE ABSTRACTS 23(Pt 1): 696, 1997.
(Abstract)


Walker, M L
Menopause in female rhesus monkeys.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY 35(1): 59-71, 1995.