Rabies Mystery: A Milwaukee County Zoo staffer investigates the increase of rabies among common marmoset monkeys in Brazil.

A rabies mystery: Why is rabies on the increase in common marmoset monkeys in northeastern Brazil? Michael Frayer, a zookeeper at the Milwaukee County Zoo, received a field research grant funded by the Zoological Society of Milwaukee, to travel to Brazil in February 2008 to participate in Brazilian-led research on free-ranging marmosets in the northeastern Brazilian city of Fortaleza.
Milwaukee County Zoo Project manager: Bruce Beehler, Deputy Zoo Director.

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Animal(s) being conserved/studied: Common Marmoset Monkey
Alive issue: Winter 2009

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