YRC

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AcronymDefinition
YRCYellow Roadway Corporation
YRCYouth Research Centre (University of Melbourne; Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)
YRCYork Railway Company
YRCYeast Resource Center (National Center for Research Resources; Department of Biochemistry; Department of Genome Sciences; University of Washington)
YRCYokohama Rubber Company, Ltd.
YRCDistrict Chamber, Submarine Rescue (US Navy)
YRCYantic River Consultants, LLC (Connecticut)
YRCYerkes Research Center (Atlanta, GA)
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I was also working at Yerkes Research Center [at Emory University in Georgia] at the time, doing cognitive research with chimpanzees.
In the newly published experiment, investigators infected 18 rhesus macaques housed at the NIH-supported Yerkes Research Center with a disease-causing clone of SIV.
For the study, Todd Ahern, a graduate student in the Emory University Neuroscience Program, and Larry Young, PhD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Yerkes Research Center and Emory University School of Medicine, compared pups raised by single mothers (SM) to pups raised by both parents (BP) to determine the effects of these types of early social environments on adult social behavior.
In the study, the researchers presented images of six different monkeys to four 4-year-old rhesus macaque monkeys raised for two to three years in large social groups at the Yerkes Research Center.