Semrau, A., Gerold, S., Frick, J.S. et al. 2017. Non-invasive detection and successful treatment of a Helicobacter pylori infection in a captive rhesus macaque. Laboratory Animals 51(2), 208-211.
Gastritis is a commonly diagnosed condition in non-human primates used in biomedical research. As in humans, Helicobacter pylori infection may cause gastritis. The following report presents a method of non-invasive detection and a successful treatment protocol for this common pathogen.