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Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (12): 1703–1707.
Published: 15 June 2002
...Julianna Gal SUMMARY The aim of this study was to investigate whether the ligamentous lumbar vertebral column of a macaque could potentially provide passive mechanical support to the weight of the head, upper body and forelimbs during upright sitting. The seated flexed curvature of the lumbar spine...