The 89th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2020)


Session 55. Primate Health and Disease and Primate Evolution. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Vicky Oelze

April 18, 2020 8 a.m. - noon, Diamond 2 Add to calendar
8:00AM Add to calendar Healthy blood lipid profiles in wild-born chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) are associated with low adiposity and inflammation. Megan F. Cole, Melissa Emery Thompson, Joshua Rukundo, Sofia Fernandez-Navarro, Rebecca Atencia, Tony L. Goldberg, Alexandra G. Rosati.
8:15AM Add to calendar Socioecological Predictors of Health Profiles in Western Lowland Gorillas. Kristena E. Cooksey, Crickette Sanz, Jean Marie Massamba, Thierry Fabrice Ebombi, Prospère Teberd, Espoir Magema, Gaston Abea, Gaeton Mbebouti, Juan Salvador Ortega Peralejo, Ivonne Kienast, Colleen Stephens, David Morgan.
8:30AM Add to calendar Cumulative stressful events predict disease and mortality risk in gorillas. Ashley N. Edes.
8:45AM Add to calendar Group sleep reduces pathogen exposure: experimental support for the encounter dilution effect in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii). David R. Samson, Luke A. Louden, Katie Gerstner, Samantha Wiley, Ben Lake, Bradley J. White, Charles L. Nunn, Kevin D. Hunt.
9:00AM Add to calendar Longitudinal biometric analyses of a temperate, high altitude, large nocturnal primate, Otolemur crassicaudatus: Sex and environmental effects. Michelle L. Sauther, Frank P. Cuozzo, James Millette III, Adrian SW. Tordiffe, Bibi Linden, Jabu Linden.
9:15AM Add to calendar Urinary markers of oxidative stress respond to infection and aging in wild chimpanzees. Nicole A. Thompson, Emily Otali, Zarin Machanda, Martin Muller, Richard Wrangham, Melissa Emery Thompson.
9:30AM Add to calendar The fig and the bean: How primates’ two most consumed plant families interact with their endocrine system. Michael D. Wasserman, Sabrina Krief, Jessica M. Rothman, Colin A. Chapman, Jorin Veen, W. Daniel Kissling, Emily Chester.
9:45AM Add to calendar Nonapeptide receptor neuroanatomy in monogamous and promiscuous Eulemur. Nicholas Grebe, Annika Sharma, Sara Freeman, Karen Bales, Christine Drea.
10:00AM Break
10:30AM Add to calendar Morphometric analyses support a separate evolutionary lineage for Tarsius pumilus. Nanda B. Grow.
10:45AM Add to calendar A new extinct large predator in Madagascar: predation pressure on large-bodied Malagasy lemurs through time. Margaret E. Lewis, Laurie R. Godfrey, Jean Claude Rakotondramavo, Zachary S. Klukkert, Nick Scroxton, Stephen J. Burns, Brooke E. Crowley, David McGee, Kathleen M. Muldoon, Lindsay R. Meador, Phillip Lehman, Noromamy J. Rahantaharivao, Lovasoa Ranivoharimanana.
11:00AM Add to calendar Reconstructing the Ancestral Social Organization of Lorisiformes and Lemuriformes. Stephanie A. Poindexter, Simon T. Maddock, Alicia Rich, Vincent Nijman, K. a. i. Nekaris, Eva C. Garrett.
11:15AM Add to calendar Pair-living as a stepping stone towards more complex societies in primate social evolution. Luca Pozzi, Peter M. Kappeler.
11:30AM Add to calendar Primate hippocampal size and organisation are predicted by sociality but not diet. Orlin S. Todorov, Vera Weisbecker, Emmanuel Gillissen, Karl Zilles, Alexandra A. de Sousa.