Noninvasive detection of Simian immunodeficiency virus infection in a wild-living L'Hoest's monkey (Cercopithecus Ihoesti).

@article{Santiago2003NoninvasiveDO,
  title={Noninvasive detection of Simian immunodeficiency virus infection in a wild-living L'Hoest's monkey (Cercopithecus Ihoesti).},
  author={Mario L Santiago and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Bibollet-Ruche and Nicole D Gross-Camp and Andrew C Majewski and Michel K Masozera and Ian Munanura and Beth A. Kaplin and Paul M Sharp and George M. Shaw and Beatrice H. Hahn},
  journal={AIDS research and human retroviruses},
  year={2003},
  volume={19 12},
  pages={1163-6}
}
L'Hoest's monkey's (Cercopithecus Ihoesti) are believed to be naturally infected with a simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), termed SIVIho, but only a handful of isolates, all derived from captive animals from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DCR), have thus far been characterized. Here, we report the noninvasive detection and molecular characterization of… CONTINUE READING