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Conference on Asian Primate in Colombo

Asian Primate conference
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The 5th Asian Primate Symposium will be held on the 18th until the 20th of October 2016, at University of Sri Jayewardenepura in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

The aim of the conference is to provide a platform to exchange knowledge concerning primates, introduce newly developed methodologies of study and their applications, and construct an interdisciplinary framework of research and conservation activity between senior researchers and young field workers from East, South East and South Asia. The topics that will be discussed are: 

  • Conservation & Management
  • Ecology & Biodiversity
  • Rehabilitation/Breeding/Reintroduction
  • Human Animal Conflict
  • Genomic Studies, Bioinformatics
  • Paleontology, Paleoclimate, Catastrophic Events
  • Phylogeography
  • Morphological Diversity
  • Population Genetics
  • Hybridization/Invasive Alien Species
  • Primate Parasites/Zoonosis

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