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Dr Benoît Goossens 

Goossens B, Setchell JM, James SS, Funk SM, Chikhi L, Abulani A, Ancrenaz M, Lackman-Ancrenaz I, Bruford MW, 2006. Philopatry and reproductive success in Bornean orang-utans (Pongo pygmaeus). Molecular Ecology 15: 2577-2588.

Zhan X, Li M, Zhang Z, Goossens B, Chen Y, Wang H, Bruford MW, Wei F, 2006. Molecular censusing doubles giant panda population estimate in a key nature reserve. Current Biology 16(12): 451-452.

Goossens B , Chikhi L, Ancrenaz M, Lackman-Ancrenaz I, Andau P, Bruford MW, 2006. Genetic signature of anthropogenic population collapse in orang-utans. Public Library of Science (PLoS) Biology4(2): 285-291.

Cohas A, Yoccoz NG, Da Silva A, Goossens B, Allainé A, 2006. Extra-pair paternity in the monogamous alpine marmot (Marmota marmota): the roles of social setting and female mate choice. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 59: 597-605.

Li M, Wei F, Goossens B, Feng Z, Tamate HB, Bruford MW, Funk SM, 2005. Mitochondrial phylogeography and subspecific variation in the red panda (Ailurus fulgens): implications for conservation. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 36: 75-89.

GOOSSENS B, SETCHELL JM, TCHIDONGO E, DILAMBAKA E, VIDAL C, ANCRENAZ M, JAMART A, 2005. Survival, interactions with conspecifics and reproduction in 37 chimpanzees released into the wild. Biological Conservation 123: 461-475.

Ancrenaz M, Gimenez O, Ambu L, Ancrenaz K, Andau P, Goossens B, Payne J, Tuuga A, Lackman-Ancrenaz I, 2005. Aerial survey gives new estimates for orang-utans in Sabah, Malaysia. Public Library of Science (PloS) Biology 3(1): 30-37.

Goossens B, Chikhi L, Jalil F, Ancrenaz M, Lackman-Ancrenaz I, Mohamed M, Andau P, Bruford MW, 2005. Patterns of genetic diversity and migration in increasingly fragmented and declining orang-utan populations in Sabah, Malaysia. Molecular Ecology 14: 441-456.

Ancrenaz M, Goossens B, Gimenez O, Sawang A, Lackman-Ancrenaz I, 2004. Determination of ape distribution and population size using ground and aerial surveys: a case study with orang-utans in lower Kinabatangan, Sabah, Malaysia. Animal Conservation 7: 375-385.

Chikhi L, Goossens B, Treanor A, Bruford MW, 2004. Population genetic structure of and inbreeding in an insular cattle breed, the Jersey, and its implications for genetic resource management. Heredity 92: 396-401.

Goossens B, Abdullah ZB, Sinyor JB, Ancrenaz M, 2004. Which nests to choose: collecting shed hairs from wild orang-utans. Folia Primatologica 75: 23-26.

Ancrenaz M, Setchell JM, James SS, Synior J, Dakog KH, Seventri AD, Goossens B, 2003. Preliminary results concerning the status of the Kinabatangan gibbon population. Pp 47-53. In: Lower Kinabatangan Scientific Expedition 2002. Eds Mohamed M, Takano A, Goossens B, Indran R, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.

Goossens B, Setchell, JM, Abulani DM, Jalil MF, James SS, Aris S, Lakim MH, Seventri AD, Sariningsih SS, Ancrenaz M, 2003. A boat survey of primates in the Lower Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary. Pp 37-45. In: Lower Kinabatangan Scientific Expedition 2002. Eds Mohamed M, Takano A, Goossens B, Indran R, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.

Mohamed M, Takano A, Goossens B, Indran R, 2003. In Lower Kinabatangan Scientific Expedition 2002. Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. 164 pages.

Goossens B, Anthony N, Jeffery K, Johnson-Bawe M, Bruford MW, 2003. Collection, storage and analysis of non-invasive genetic material in primate biology. Pp 295-308. In: Field and Laboratory Methods in Primatology. Eds Setchell JM and Curtis DJ, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.

Goossens B, Setchell JM, Vidal C, Dilambaka E, Jamart A, 2003. Successful reproduction in wild released orphan chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes troglodytes). Primates 44(1): 67-69.

Goossens B, Funk SM, Vidal C, Latour S, Jamart A, Ancrenaz M, Wickings EJ, Tutin CEG, Bruford MW, 2002. Measuring genetic diversity in translocation programmes: principles and application to a chimpanzee release project. Animal Conservation 5: 225-236.

Utami SS, Goossens B, Bruford MW, de Ruiter J, van Hooff JARAM, 2002. Male bimaturism and reproductive success in Sumatran orang-utans. Behavioral Ecology 13(5): 643-652.

Garnier JN, Bruford MW, Goossens B, 2001. Mating system and reproductive skew in black rhinoceros. Molecular Ecology 10: 2031-2041.

Goossens B, Ancrenaz M, Vidal C, Latour S, Paredes J, Vacher-Vallas M, Bonnotte S, Vial L, Farmer K, Tutin CEG, Jamart A, 2001. The release of wild-born orphaned chimpanzees Pan troglodytes into the Conkouati Reserve, Republic of Congo. African Primates 5(1-2): 42-46.

Goossens B, Chikhi L, Utami SS, de Ruiter J, Bruford MW, 2000. A multi-samples, multi-extracts approach for microsatellite analysis of faecal samples in an arboreal ape. Conservation Genetics 1: 157-162.

Tutin CEG, Ancrenaz M, Paredes J, Vacher-Vallas M, Vidal C, Goossens B, Bruford MW, Jamart A 2001. The conservation biology framework of the release of wild-born orphaned chimpanzees into the Conkouati Reserve, Congo. Conservation Biology 15: 1247-1257.

Goossens B, Chikhi L, Taberlet P, Waits LP, Allainé D, 2001. Microsatellite analysis of genetic variation among and within Alpine marmot populations in the French Alps. Molecular Ecology 10: 41-52.

Goossens B, Latour S, Vidal C, Jamart A, Ancrenaz M, Bruford MW, 2000. Twenty new microsatellite loci for use with hair and faecal samples in the chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes troglodytes). Folia Primatologica 71: 177-180.

Goossens B, Graziani L, Waits LP, Farand E, Magnolon S, Coulon J, Bel MC, Taberlet P, Allainé D, 1998. Extra-pair paternity in the monogamous Alpine marmot revealed by nuclear DNA microsatellite analysis. Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology 43: 281-288.

Goossens B, Waits LP, Taberlet P, 1998. Plucked hair samples as a source of DNA: reliability of dinucleotide microsatellite genotyping. Molecular Ecology 7: 1237-1241.

Goossens B, Coulon J, Allainé D, Graziani L, Bel MC, Taberlet P, 1996. Immigration of a pregnant female in an alpine marmot family group: behavioural and genetic data. Comptes rendus de l’Académie des Sciences, Paris 319: 241-246.

Taberlet P, Griffin S, Goossens B, Questiau S, Manceau V, Escaravage N, Waits LP, Bouvet J, 1996. Reliable genotyping of samples with very low DNA quantities using PCR. Nucleic Acids Research 24(6): 3189-3194

Zhan XJ, Zhang ZJ, WuH, Goossens B, Li M, Jiang SW, Bruford MW, Wei F, 2007. Molecular analysis of dispersal in giant pandas. Molecular Ecology16: 3792-3800.

Zhang B, Li M, Zhang Z, Goossens B, Zhu L, Zhang S, Hu J, Bruford MW, Wei F, 2007. Genetic viability and population history of the giant panda, putting an end to the ‘Evolutionary Dead-End’. Molecular Biology and Evolution 24: 1801-1810.


Genotypes of HELP chimpanzees (Excel file) - Genotypes [39.5 Kb]

A document about study results from Genotype research from the School of Biosciences.