Advertisement
Research Article

Non-Invasive Genetic Monitoring of Wild Central Chimpanzees

  • Mimi Arandjelovic mail,

    arandjel@eva.mpg.de

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Josephine Head,

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Luisa I. Rabanal,

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Grit Schubert,

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Elisabeth Mettke,

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Christophe Boesch,

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Martha M. Robbins,

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Linda Vigilant

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

    X
  • Published: March 15, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0014761

About the Authors

Mimi Arandjelovic, Josephine Head, Luisa I. Rabanal, Grit Schubert, Elisabeth Mettke, Christophe Boesch, Martha M. Robbins, Linda Vigilant
Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Corresponding Author

Email: arandjel@eva.mpg.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MA CB LV. Performed the experiments: MA GS EM. Analyzed the data: MA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JH LIR CB MMR LV. Wrote the paper: MA LV. Collected samples, provided field information & field-based infrastructure: JH LIR CB MMR.