We visited the park just to see the monkeys, i love monkeys. Yes, WILD monkeys in other countries can carry diseases, as can any other animal. MS researchers have long believed that a type of herpes virus may trigger multiple sclerosis in people who are genetically susceptible to the disease. To capitalize on the success of Tarzan movies, Tooey opened a Silver River State Park jungle cruise near Ocala, Fla. A: It’s basically the monkey version of herpes simplex found in humans that can be present for years but only periodically show symptoms. On my second trip to Vietnam I was perusing couchsurfing profiles of people living in Nha Trang looking for hosts or just cool people to meet up with when I stumbled across a girl named Cat’s. Full Text The Full Text of this article is available as a PDF (24K).
The lab, which uses primates in research on such human diseases as AIDS and cancer orders employees to follow strict safety protocols when working with animals. McClure, Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center, Atlanta, and of Sylvia Whitfield and Alyne Harrison, Center for Disease Control, in the electron-microscopic examination of tissues is also gratefully acknowledged. Cases of B virus have been reported after exposure to monkey cell cultures and to central nervous system tissue. All were seronegative but one macaque had a positive PCR from oral secretions. 160-180 nm in size, that is quite similar to the human herpes simplex virus (HSV). At the Andaman sea coasts macaques have been seen using stone tools to open nuts, oysters and kinds of sea snails. Occacionally I encountered macaque groups when hiking the forests or jungles.
Some animals are sold and resold in what is known as the “exotic pet trade.” They may be used for breeding to start the cycle anew, or they may come to their bitter end in a research laboratory or a roadside zoo. She has a 2-year-old Capuchin similar to the one captured in Charlotte, and 2 spider monkeys – a 6-year-old and a 12-year-old. The epidermis at the lateral margins of the lesion is irregular, with disarray and ballooning of epithelial cells, admixed with degenerative neutrophils. The good news? If there are some other big males, lower in rank in the group, it get’s more dangerous; if the rest of the group consists only of women and mostly juveniles and kids, it’s not so bad. These big guys are not shy and can become quite aggressive. Still, the training — and the treatment — of Ms.
If they suppose me to have food in my bag, they want the bag. Getting bitten by a macaque can be a serious threat to ones health. It’s not only the rabies danger and a number of other infections it could cause – particularly macaques can transfer the herpes B virus, which can be letal. Since 1975, the Federal Quarantine Regulations (42CFR71.53) have restricted the importation of primates. Therefore they are kept by farmers to harvest coconuts. These macaques are trained to climb the high coconut trees and to pick the coconuts for the farmers. Up to 90 percent of adult rhesus macaques are infected with the herpes B virus, for which there is no vaccine or cure.
Cat had to get to the top-notch hospitals in Saigon to find someone who would listen to and give her the intense treatment she needed as soon as humanly possible. Creating new crap for new markets.