Noun(1) an ape or monkey
Adjective(1) relating to or resembling an ape
(1) Shoddy standards in Soviet vaccine plants meant that decontamination of the so-called simian virus 40 was only 95 percent effective, it says.(2) Some sooty mangabeys in the wild are still infected with the simian version of HIV, called SIV, but the disease doesn't typically kill them.(3) Jane Goodall, renowned British primatologist once referred to as the ├ö├ç├┐Mother Teresa of the simian world,├ö├ç├û said that governmental and non-governmental ecological research organizations should integrate their efforts.(4) Both vaccines were designed against SHIV, a virus containing components of HIV and the related monkey virus, simian immunodeficiency virus.(5) The final tenth chapter recapitulates the similarities between leaders of human and simian societies, and provides a speculative discussion of the inevitability of war.(6) Central to concerns over bushmeat are fears that carcasses can contain simian foaming virus, something scientists say can jump to humans if they eat the meat.(7) This list contains all references to anything simian (monkey, ape, gorilla, etc.) up through season 13.(8) Studies in simian cell lines transfected with human alpha satellite sequences showed that these repetitive regions could form de novo centromeres on existing chromosomes.(9) By juxtaposing man and ape in identical squatting poses, these capitals explicitly evoke the simian trait of mimicry.(10) Recent studies have also shown the simian virus 40 to be present in up to 60% of all mesotheliomas.(11) In October, Science published the results of research conducted in the United States and Switzerland that managed to block transmission of the simian HIV in macaque monkeys.(12) He later learned that a simian cytomegalic virus had been found in all of the 11 African green monkeys imported for production of the polio vaccine.(13) HIV in all likelihood arose by adaptation of a closely related virus in a simian species.(14) The simian immunodeficiency virus destabilizes lamellar and promotes hexagonal phase, leading to the speculation that it has an effective negative intrinsic curvature.(15) In the case of simian virus 40, mutational analysis showed that the consecutive thymine nucleotides play an essential role in replication initiation.(16) Under the guiding logic of these complex dualisms, western primatology is simian orientalism.
1. ape ::
2. simian ::
3. gibbon ::
5. monkey ::
6. jackanapes ::
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