Contents

List of contributors page ix

Foreword xix

Acknowledgements xxii

1 The giant panda as a social, biological and conservation phenomenon 1 susie ellis, wenshi pan, zhong xie, david e. wildt

2 The Giant Panda Biomedical Survey: how it began and the value of people working together across cultures and disciplines 17

david e. wildt, anju zhang, hemin zhang, zhong xie, donald l. janssen, susie ellis

3 Factors limiting reproductive success in the giant panda as revealed by a Biomedical Survey 37

susie ellis, donald l. janssen, mark s. edwards, jogayle howard, guangxin he, jianqiu yu, guiquan zhang, rongping wei, r. eric miller, david e. wildt

4 Significant medical issues and biological reference values for giant pandas from the Biomedical Survey 59

donald l. janssen, mark s. edwards, meg sutherland-smith, jianqiu yu, desheng li, guiquan zhang, rongping wei, cheng lin zhang,

R. ERIC MILLER, LYNDSAY G. PHILLIPS, DAMING HU,

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