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Table 3 Number of animals serological positive/total to herpesviruses in non-human primate sera.

From: Serological evidence of herpesvirus infection in gibbons

Species Tested method HSV-1 HSV-2 EBV CMV
Gorilla [5] ELISA, Immunoblot 49/53(92.5%) 4/53 (7.5%) - -
Chimpanzee [5] ELISA, Immunoblot 2/38 (5.3%) 5/38(13.2%) - -
Orangutan [5] ELISA, Immunoblot 5/70 (7.1%) - - -
Gibbon [5] ELISA, Immunoblot 8/24 (33.3%) - - -
Chimpanzee [5] Complement-Fixation - - 10/10 (100%) -
Baboon [9] Complement-Fixation - - 2/10 (20%) -
Cynomolgous [9] Complement-Fixation - - 10/10 (100%) -
Rhesus [9] Complement-Fixation - - 6/9 (66.7%) -
African Green [9] Complement-Fixation - - 9/10 (90%) -
Rhesus [14] Serum neutralization 67/164 (40.9%) - - -
  Dot-immunobinding 77/164 (47.0%) - - -
Chimpanzee [14] Fluorescent antibody   - - 2/8 (25%)
  Dot-immunobinding - - - 5/8 (62.5%)
Gibbon (our study) ELISA 22/78 (28.2%) 22/78 (28.2%) 11/78 (14.1%) 14/78 (17.9%)