Anthropogeny Publications Exchange (APE)

The Anthropogeny Publications Exchange (APE) is a resource for anthropogeny-related publications informing on human evolution, origins, and uniqueness. It also serves as a reference repository for the Matrix of Comparative Anthropogeny (MOCA). The number of possible additions to APE are limitless, however we have chosen to focus on those with a maximum relevance to anthropogeny using the following criteria:

  • Relevance for understanding the evolutionary origins of the human species
  • Research that informs on the origins of uniquely human features
  • Comparative studies of other species relevant to understanding human uniqueness
  • Broad interest and appeal to CARTA members
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URL Title Authors # Commentssort descending Related MOCA Topics Year of Publication Date Added Sperm competition and the function of masturbation in Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata) R. Thomsen 0 Masturbation 2001 2016-07-20 Deeply divergent archaic mitochondrial genome provides lower time boundary for African gene flow into Neanderthals C. Posth et al. 0 2017 2017-07-06
Human Birth: An Evolutionary Perspective W. Trevathan 0 Assisted Childbirth 1987 2016-06-27 The precedence of syntax in the rapid emergence of human language in evolution as defined by the integration hypothesis. V. Nóbrega et al. 0 Rules of Phrase/Sentence Formation (Syntax) 2015 2015-04-01 Neanderthal Cooking and the Costs of Fire A. Henry 0 Control of Fire 2017 2017-08-21
Association of HLA DRB1 alleles with juvenile idiopathic arthritis in Mexicans. B. Silva-Ramirez et al. 0 HLA-DRB1*11 (major histocompatibility complex, class II, DR beta 1 allele 11 ) 2010 2016-07-18 Division of labor by sex and age in Neandertals: an approach through the study of activity-related dental wear. A. Estalrrich et al. 0 2015 2015-02-19
Brain size at birth throughout human evolution: a new method for estimating neonatal brain size in hominins. J. DeSilva et al. 0 Age of Fontanelles / Cranial Sutures Closure 2008 2016-06-23
Injury-Feigning in Nesting Birds H. Swarth 0 Intentional Deception 1935 2016-07-18 Limb Bone Structural Proportions and Locomotor Behavior in A.L. 288-1 ("Lucy") C. Ruff et al. 0 2016 2016-12-01
The apolipoprotein C-I content of very-low-density lipoproteins is associated with fasting triglycerides, postprandial lipemia, and carotid atherosclerosis. J. Hansen et al. 0 APOC1 (apolipoprotein C-I) 2011 2016-06-23 A Milk and Ochre Paint Mixture Used 49,000 Years Ago at Sibudu, South Africa. P. Villa et al. 0 2015 2015-07-01 Oral health in transition: The Hadza foragers of Tanzania A. Crittenden et al. 0 Dental Caries 2017 2017-03-20 Pleistocene sediment DNA reveals hominin and faunal turnovers at Denisova Cave E. Zavala et al. 0 2021 2021-06-30 Diet and food preparation: Rethinking early hominid behavior S. Ragir 0 Food Preparation 2000 2016-07-14 From Lucy to Kadanuumuu: balanced analyses of Australopithecus afarensis assemblages confirm only moderate skeletal dimorphism. P. Reno et al. 0 Sexual Body Size Dimorphism 2015 2015-04-29 The Pliocene hominin diversity conundrum: Do more fossils mean less clarity? Y. Haile-Selassie et al. 0 2016 2016-06-07 Ancestral reconstruction of segmental duplications reveals punctuated cores of human genome evolution Z. Jiang et al. 0 Genomic Segmental Duplications/Low Copy Repeats 2007 2016-07-15 A genomic history of Aboriginal Australia A. Malaspinas et al. 0 2016 2016-09-21
The evolution of adaptive immunity. N. Danilova 0 Absolute Lymphocyte Count 2012 2016-06-17 Molecular insights into transgenerational non-genetic inheritance of acquired behaviours. J. Bohacek et al. 0 2015 2015-10-27 Genetic Ancestry and Natural Selection Drive Population Differences in Immune Responses to Pathogens Y. Nédélec et al. 0 2016 2016-10-21
Evolution of chromosome Y in primates. N. Archidiacono et al. 0 Features of the Y Chromosome 1998 2016-07-01 Postcranial morphology of the middle Pleistocene humans from Sima de los Huesos, Spain. J. Arsuaga et al. 0 2015 2015-09-01 Action at a distance: dependency sensitivity in a New World primate. A. Ravignani et al. 0 2013 2013-11-13 Cooked starchy rhizomes in Africa 170 thousand years ago L. Wadley et al. 0 2020 2020-01-09
Nerve endings in the skin of the gorilla. R. WINKELMANN 0 Fingertip Sensory Nerve Endings 1961 2016-07-13
Neonatal imitation in rhesus macaques. P. Ferrari et al. 0 Neonatal Imitation of Adults 2006 2016-08-03 A complete skull from Dmanisi, Georgia, and the evolutionary biology of early Homo. D. Lordkipanidze et al. 0 2013 2013-11-08 An ancestral recombination graph of human, Neanderthal, and Denisovan genomes N. Schaefer et al. 0 2021 2021-08-18 An ecocultural model predicts Neanderthal extinction through competition with modern humans. W. Gilpin et al. 0 2016 2016-02-02 Networks of Food Sharing Reveal the Functional Significance of Multilevel Sociality in Two Hunter-Gatherer Groups M. Dyble et al. 0 2016 2016-08-11 De novo establishment of wild-type song culture in the zebra finch O. Feher et al. 0 Emergence of New Communication Systems 2009 2016-07-01 Stone tool production and utilization by bonobo-chimpanzees (Pan paniscus). I. Roffman et al. 0 Tool Manufacture and Use 2012 2015-11-18 A paleogenomic perspective on evolution and gene function: new insights from ancient DNA. B. Shapiro et al. 0 2014 2014-02-05 Disease transmission and introgression can explain the long-lasting contact zone of modern humans and Neanderthals G. Greenbaum et al. 0 2019 2019-11-07 Face perception in monkeys reared with no exposure to faces Y. Sugita 0 Facial recognition 2008 2016-07-01
Palaeontology: early Neolithic tradition of dentistry. A. Coppa et al. 0 Healing the Sick 2006 2016-08-02 Bipedal and quadrupedal locomotion in chimpanzees. H. Pontzer et al. 0 2014 2013-12-11 Direct evidence of Neanderthal fibre technology and its cognitive and behavioral implications B. Hardy et al. 0 2020 2020-04-09
Gaze-following and joint visual attention in nonhuman animals S. Itakura 0 Joint Attention 2004 2016-08-02
Quantitative comparison of the hominoid thalamus. I. Specific sensory relay nuclei. E. Armstrong 0 Size of Sensory Thalamic Nuclei 1979 2016-06-30 Model-based analyses of whole-genome data reveal a complex evolutionary history involving archaic introgression in Central African Pygmies P. Hsieh et al. 0 2016 2016-03-23 Gene therapy for red-green colour blindness in adult primates. K. Mancuso et al. 0 2009 2014-05-14 Genetic diversity of CHC22 clathrin impacts its function in glucose metabolism M. Fumagalli et al. 0 Diabetes Mellitus 2019 2019-06-05
A non-human animal can drum a steady beat on a musical instrument A. Patel et al. 0 Drumming 2006 2016-07-01
The coming of age of self-mutilation. A. Favazza 0 Self-Injury 1998 2016-07-26 Testicular volume is inversely correlated with nurturing-related brain activity in human fathers. J. Mascaro et al. 0 2013 2014-04-08 Middle Stone Age foragers resided in high elevations of the glaciated Bale Mountains, Ethiopia G. Ossendorf et al. 0 2019 2019-08-15
Biology of primate relaxin: a paracrine signal in early pregnancy? E. Hayes 0 Serum Relaxin Quantity and Timing 2004 2016-07-26 Power, Dominance, and Nonverbal Behavior: Basic Concepts and Issues S. Ellyson et al. 0 Social Importance of Dominance 1985 2016-06-29 Evolution of Human Growth B. Bogin et al. 0 Adolescence Duration and Characteristics, Adolescent Growth Spurt, Childhood, Onset of Puberty 2010 2012-03-19 Sexually dimorphic RB inactivation underlies mesenchymal glioblastoma prevalence in males. T. Sun et al. 0 2014 2014-08-04 A Cross-cultural Perspective on Upper Palaeolithic Hand Images with Missing Phalanges B. McCauley et al. 0 2018 2018-12-03
DDX11L: a novel transcript family emerging from human subtelomeric regions. V. Costa et al. 0 DDX11L (DEAD/H (Asp-Glu-Ala-Asp/His) box polypeptide 11 like) 2009 2016-06-30 The state of art of biological processes in paternal care R. Nunes-Costa et al. 0 Paternal Care 2014 2016-07-26 Global late Quaternary megafauna extinctions linked to humans, not climate change. C. Sandom et al. 0 2014 2014-06-06 Ardipithecus ramidus postcrania from the Gona Project area, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia S. Simpson et al. 0 Bipedal Foot Morphology, Striding Bipedalism 2019 2019-03-07 Wild orangutan birth at tanjung puting reserve B. Galdikas 0 Placentophagia 1982 2016-07-26 Global health. The global prevalence of intimate partner violence against women. K. Devries et al. 0 2013 2014-05-06
Diet-induced systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in primates. E. Bardana et al. 0 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 1982 2016-06-28 Chimpanzees prey on army ants at Seringbara, Nimba Mountains, Guinea: predation patterns and tool use characteristics. K. Koops et al. 0 Tool Making, Tool Manufacture and Use 2015 2014-10-21 Savanna chimpanzees adjust sleeping nest architecture in response to local weather conditions S. A. et al. 0 2018 2018-07-27
The F-BAR domain of srGAP2 induces membrane protrusions required for neuronal migration and morphogenesis. S. Guerrier et al. 0 SRGAP2 (SLIT-ROBO Rho GTPase activating protein 2) 2009 2016-06-29
Morning sickness: adaptive cause or nonadaptive consequence of embryo viability? S. Flaxman et al. 0 Morning Sickness 2008 2016-07-22 The Evolution of Parental Care T. Clutton-Brock 0 Parental Investment 1991 2009-03-06 Oceanic barriers promote language diversification in the Japanese Islands. S. Lee et al. 0 2014 2014-09-08 Rethinking the evolution of the human foot: insights from experimental research N. Holowka et al. 0 Bipedal Foot Morphology, Striding Bipedalism, Sustained Running Behavior 2018 2018-09-27
The development of gyrification in childhood and adolescence. T. White et al. 0 Number and Complexity of Cortical Gyrii, Pattern of Gyrification 2010 2016-07-25 The metabolic cost of human running: is swinging the arms worth it? C. Arellano et al. 0 2014 2014-07-24
Loss of urate oxidase activity in hominoids and its evolutionary implications. M. Oda et al. 0 UOX (urate oxidase, pseudogene) 2002 2016-06-28 Cross-Modality Information Transfer: A Hypothesis about the Relationship among Prehistoric Cave Paintings, Symbolic Thinking, and the Emergence of Language S. Miyagawa et al. 0 Art, Innovation (Language Change and Variation), Symbolic Representation of Abstract Concepts 2018 2018-02-21 Aggression and Peacefulness in Humans and Other Primates J. Silverberg et al. 0 Torture 1992 2016-06-28
The pelvis and femur of Ardipithecus ramidus: the emergence of upright walking. O. Lovejoy et al. 0 Lumbar Lordosis 2009 2016-07-19 Sexual conflict. The evolution of infanticide by males in mammalian societies. D. Lukas et al. 0 2014 2014-11-17 First Detailed Anatomical Study of Bonobos Reveals Intra-Specific Variations and Exposes Just-So Stories of Human Evolution, Bipedalism, and Tool Use R. Diogo 0 2018 2018-05-24
Binding of complement factor H (fH) to Neisseria meningitidis is specific for human fH and inhibits complement activation by rat and rabbit sera. D. Granoff et al. 0 Meningococcal Meningitis 2009 2016-07-20 First description of the Cro-Magnon 1 endocast and study of brain variation and evolution in anatomically modern Homo sapiens A. Balzeau et al. 0 2013 2014-10-08
Identification of novel phosphorylation modification sites in human proteins that originated after the human-chimpanzee divergence. D. Kim et al. 0 CASC5 (Cancer Susceptibility Candidate 5 ) 2011 2016-06-28 From Nonhuman to Human Mind: What Changed and Why? B. Hare 0 Morphometrics of the Amygdala 2007 2016-07-22 40,000-Year-Old Individual from Asia Provides Insight into Early Population Structure in Eurasia M. Yang et al. 0 2017 2017-10-16
Comparative expression analysis of the phosphocreatine circuit in extant primates: Implications for human brain evolution. A. Pfefferle et al. 0 CKB (Creatine kinase brain), SLC6A8 (solute carrier family 6 (neurotransmitter transporter, creatine), member 8) 2011 2016-06-28
Ontogeny of human locomotor control. I. Infant stepping, supported locomotion and transition to independent locomotion. H. Forssberg 0 Infant Locomotor Development 1985 2016-07-18 Brain scaling in mammalian evolution as a consequence of concerted and mosaic changes in numbers of neurons and average neuronal cell size. S. Herculano-Houzel et al. 0 2014 2015-01-29 Relationship between foramen magnum position and locomotion in extant and extinct hominoids D. Neaux et al. 0 2017 2018-01-03 From Spears to M-16s: Testing the Imbalance of Power Hypothesis among the Enga P. Wiessner 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 2006 2016-07-19 Archaeological shellfish size and later human evolution in Africa. R. Klein et al. 0 2013 2014-12-11
Selective reduction of Von Economo neuron number in agenesis of the corpus callosum. J. Kaufman et al. 0 Von Economo (Spindle) Cells Number and Size 2008 2016-06-24
Serum concentrations of relaxin, chorionic gonadotropin, estradiol-17 beta, and progesterone during the reproductive cycle of the chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes). B. Steinetz et al. 0 Serum Relaxin Quantity and Timing 1992 2016-08-03 Early human settlement of Sahul was not an accident M. Bird et al. 0 2019 2019-07-03 Partial hydatidiform mole in a pregnant chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) I. Debyser et al. 0 Early Fetal Wastage, Hydatiform Moles 1993 2016-07-01 Overview and new results from large-scale excavations in Schöningen. J. Serangeli et al. 0 2015 2015-12-15 Direct evidence for positive selection of skin, hair, and eye pigmentation in Europeans during the last 5,000 y. S. Wilde et al. 0 2014 2014-03-11 Beyond multiregional and simple out-of-Africa models of human evolution E. Scerri et al. 0 2019 2019-10-08 Sexual Dimorphism D. Frayer et al. 0 Sexual Body Size Dimorphism 1985 2016-07-27 The evolution of distributed association networks in the human brain. R. Buckner et al. 0 2013 2014-01-03
The IFPCS presidential lecture: a chemist's view of melanogenesis. S. Ito et al. 0 Skin Pigmentation Variation 2003 2016-06-29 Early Neanderthal constructions deep in Bruniquel Cave in southwestern France J. Jaubert et al. 0 2016 2016-05-25
Interneurons of the neocortical inhibitory system. H. Markram et al. 0 Interneurons that Co-Express Parvalbumin and Calbindin 2004 2016-08-02 Timing of archaic hominin occupation of Denisova Cave in southern Siberia Z. Jacobs et al. 0 2019 2019-01-31