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Janine Brown

Research Scientist / Center for Species Survival

Research Focus

Dr. Janine Brown has conducted research to better understand the reproductive biology of endangered wildlife for more than 15 years.

Most Recent Publications

Daigle, C. L., Brown, J. L., Carlstead, K., Pukazhenthi, B., Freeman, E. W. and Snider, R. J. Multi-institutional survey of social, management, husbandry and environmental factors for the SSP African lion Panthera leo population: examining the effects of a breeding moratorium in relation to reproductive success, International Zoo Yearbook, . 2015.

Nájera, Fernando, Brown, Janine, Wildt, David E., Virolle, Laurie, Kongprom, Urarikha, Revuelta, Luis and Goodrowe-Beck, Karen. Body mass dynamics in hand reared clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa) cubs from birth to weaning, Zoo Biology, . 2015.

Brown, Janine L. Comparative reproductive biology of elephants, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 753 135-169. 2014.

Cikanek, Shawna J., Nockold, Simon, Brown, Janine L., Carpenter, James W., Estrada, Angie, Guerrel, Jorge, Hope, Katherine, Ibañez, Roberto, Putman, Sarah B. and Gratwicke, Brian. Evaluating Group Housing Strategies for the Ex-Situ Conservation of Harlequin Frogs (Atelopus spp.) Using Behavioral and Physiological Indicators, Plos One, 9 (2) 1-6. 2014.

Fernández, David, Doran-Sheehy, Diane, Borries, Carola and Brown, Janine L. Reproductive characteristics of wild Sanje mangabeys (Cercocebus sanjei), American Journal of Primatology, 76 (12) 1163-1174. 2014.

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