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Haematological, coagulation and blood chemistry data in red-bellied tamarins Saguinus labiatus
- Wadsworth, Peter F., Hiddleston, William A., Jones, David V., Fowler, John S. L., Ferguson, Robert A.
- Laboratory animals 1982 v.16 no.4 pp. 327-330
- Saguinus, alanine transaminase, alkaline phosphatase, aspartate transaminase, blood chemistry, captive animals, coagulation, creatine kinase, females, hematology, juveniles, laboratory animals, males, young adults
- Haematology, coagulation and clinical chemistry data are reported for a group of male and female red-bellied tamarins (Saguinus labiatus). The tamarins were juvenile and young adults and were bred in captivity. High mean values for activities of alkaline phosphatase, alanine amino-transferase, aspartate aminotransferase and creatine kinase were noted. The findings are compared with data obtained from other members of the family Callitrichidae.