Practicing caloric restriction may extend one's life by 18 years, a new study on monkeys suggests.
Monkeys share a trait with humans---that of empathy.
Russian scientists are preparing four monkeys for a 6-month mission to Mars.
According to the results from clinical trials conducted on ZMapp, the experimental medication for the Ebola virus, the drug was effective 100 percent of the time for monkeys.
A new study reported that a novel intravaginal ring can potentially be an effective HIV prevention tool.
According to a new study, oxytocin encourages social behavior in newborn rhesus monkeys.
Researchers reported that monkeys on an omega-3 rich diet have more developed brain networks.
Researchers study how monkeys use their brain to move two virtual arms.
Scientists are close to explaining one of the top of human's fear - ophidiophobia - that is, fear of snakes. This has been made possible thanks to the study performed on monkeys. That's because fear of snakes is one of the many things we have in common with our primate cousins.
Researchers tested a combination antiviral drug therapy treatment on monkeys infected with MERS and discovered that the treatment option was effective.
Researchers discovered that humpback whales can learn social behaviors from one another.
Harvard Medical School announced its plans on shutting down its primate research laboratory due to financial reasons. Nearly 2,000 primates will be relocated within the next two years.
A rare African monkey makes a lip-smacking sound which surprisingly bears similarities with human speech and making them the only species known to use a speech-like rhythm, U.S. researchers said Monday.
Study finds differences between how young children and non-human primates develop language.
Having had two children, Colombian woman Martha Silva has taken on the role of mother again.