Primates, order Primates(noun)
an animal order including lemurs and tarsiers and monkeys and apes and human beings
the highest order of mammals. It includes man, together with the apes and monkeys. Cf. Pitheci
Primates is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal of primatology. It publishes original papers that cover all aspects of the study of primates. The journal publishes original research articles, reviews, short communications, book reviews, and notes. It was established in 1957. Although the first volume contained only articles written in Japanese, subsequent volumes were published in English, thanks to a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation. It is now published by Springer Science+Business Media and the current editor-in-chief is Juichi Yamagiwa.
The numerical value of primates in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of primates in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists of "Ten Best".
Finding primates was a possibility, but they are very rare and very small, so yea, in the end, it was a surprise.
But, of course, we need to do further studies on those [mechanisms] in humans or other primates, to see whether this is the case there.
They are still terribly under weight, some of them look a bit dehydrated ... the condition of most of those primates is just simply not acceptable.
We will next test the vaccine in non-human primates and initiate clinical product manufacturing. We plan to initiate Phase I human testing of our Zika vaccine before the end of 2016.
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