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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-019-0916-0 Comparative isotopic evidence from East Turkana supports a dietary shift within the genus Homo D. Patterson et al. 0 2019 2019-07-25
Coronary disease in the ape G. Manning 0 Serum Cholesterol Level 1943 2016-07-26
Sleep disorders: insomnia, sleepwalking, night terrors, nightmares, and enuresis. A. Kales et al. 0 Somnambulism 1987 2016-06-29
http://himalmag.com/eastern-himalaya-cradle-ethnogenesis/?currentPage=all Eastern Himalaya: cradle of ethnogenesis G. van Driem 0 2014 2014-08-07
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0711-0 U–Pb-dated flowstones restrict South African early hominin record to dry climate phases R. Pickering et al. 0 2018 2018-11-26
Influence of season and latitude on the cutaneous synthesis of vitamin D3: exposure to winter sunlight in Boston and Edmonton will not promote vitamin D3 synthesis in human skin. A. Webb et al. 0 Cutaneous Biosynthesis of Vitamin D 1988 2016-06-30
Father-Child Relations: Cultural and Biosocial Contexts B. Hewlett 0 Paternal Care 1992 2016-07-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24926019 Human genetics. The genetics of Mexico recapitulates Native American substructure and affects biomedical traits. A. Moreno-Estrada et al. 0 2014 2014-06-12
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379118308722 Following the last Neanderthals: Mammal tracks in Late Pleistocene coastal dunes of Gibraltar (S Iberian Peninsula) F. Muñiz et al. 0 2019 2019-02-13
Placental alkaline phosphatase in Hominidae. G. Doellgast et al. 0 Placental Alkaline Phosphatase Isozymes 1979 2016-07-26
The importance of the depth distribution of melanin in skin for DNA protection and other photobiological processes. K. Nielsen et al. 0 Tanning 2006 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25342776 Human evolution. How we tamed ourselves--and became modern. A. Gibbons 0 Domestication of Other Animals 2014 2014-10-24
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/ajpa.23448 Neck function in early hominins and suspensory primates: Insights from the uncinate process M. R. et al. 0 2018 2018-07-19
Spatial view cells in the primate hippocampus and memory recall. E. Rolls et al. 0 Subregions of the Hippocampus 2006 2016-06-29
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/earth/wildlife/5373379/Animals-can-tell-right-from-wrong.html Animals can tell right from wrong R. Gray 0 Moral Sense 2009 2016-07-22
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25044611 Organic chemistry as a language and the implications of chemical linguistics for structural and retrosynthetic analyses. A. Cadeddu et al. 0 2014 2014-09-10
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248418301489 Pleistocene animal communities of a 1.5 million-year-old lake margin grassland and their relationship to Homo erectus paleoecology N. Roach et al. 0 2018 2018-09-21
The theory of the niche R. MacArthur 0 Niche Breadth 1968 2016-07-25
Can an ape create a sentence? H. Terrace et al. 0 Combinatorial Capacity 1979 2016-06-28
https://www.the-scientist.com/features/the-genetics-of-society-36159 The Genetics of Society C. Asher et al. 0 2015 2015-01-03
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.12.014 Hunter-Gatherer Olfaction Is Special A. Majid et al. 0 2018 2018-02-12
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27217560 Extraordinary intelligence and the care of infants. S. Piantadosi et al. 0 Parental Investment, Paternal Care 2016 2016-05-26
Assessing the impacts of phenotypic plasticity on evolution. M. Wund 0 Travel Between Dissimilar Environments 2012 2016-06-28
Lumbosacral lordosis in fetal spine: genetic or mechanic parameter. E. Choufani et al. 0 Lumbar Lordosis 2009 2016-07-19
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25407444 To meat or not to meat? New perspectives on Neanderthal ecology. L. Fiorenza et al. 0 2015 2014-11-19
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29737530 Neuromandibular integration in humans and chimpanzees: Implications for dental and mandibular reduction in Homo. A. Veneziano et al. 0 2018 2018-05-15
Characterization of murine mannose-binding protein genes Mbl1 and Mbl2 reveals features common to other collectin genes. R. Sastry et al. 0 MBL1P (mannose-binding lectin (protein A) 1, pseudogene) 1995 2016-07-20
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25327249 Copulation in antiarch placoderms and the origin of gnathostome internal fertilization. J. Long et al. 0 2015 2014-10-20
Principles of Brain Evolution G. Striedter 0 Brain Size 2005 2016-06-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25739632 Reconstructed Homo habilis type OH 7 suggests deep-rooted species diversity in early Homo. F. Spoor et al. 0 2015 2015-03-04
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2017/10/04/science.aao1887 A high-coverage Neandertal genome from Vindija Cave in Croatia K. Prüfer et al. 0 2017 2017-10-09
Identification of human-specific transcript variants induced by DNA insertions in the human genome. D. Kim et al. 0 CHRM3 (Cholinergic receptor, muscarinic 3), LEPR (Leptin receptor), RAB3IP (RAB3A interacting protein), RGS6 (Regulator of G-protein signaling 6) 2011 2016-06-28
The developmental brain gene NPAS3 contains the largest number of accelerated regulatory sequences in the human genome. G. Kamm et al. 0 Human Accelerated Regions (HARs) and Changes in Conserved Sequences 2013 2016-07-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25521484 Evolution of integrated causal structures in animats exposed to environments of increasing complexity. L. Albantakis et al. 0 2014 2015-02-03
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618217309163 Middle and Late Pleistocene mammal fossils of Arabia and surrounding regions: Implications for biogeography and hominin dispersals M. Stewart et al. 0 2017 2017-12-20
https://www.science.org/doi/full/10.1126/sciadv.adi9135?rfr_dat=cr_pub++0pubmed&url_ver=Z39.88-2003&rfr_id=ori%3Arid%3Acrossref.org Substantial light woodland and open vegetation characterized the temperate forest biome before . E. Pearce et al. 0 2023 2023-12-07
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14500706 Human-specific regulation of alpha 2-6-linked sialic acids P. Gagneux et al. 0 Alpha2-6-linked Sialic Acid Expression 2003 2012-02-28
http://www.jstor.org/stable/177650 Poor Man, Rich Man, Big-Man, Chief: Political Types in Melanesia and Polynesia M. Sahlins 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 1963 2016-07-19
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25186351 Variation and signatures of selection on the human face. J. Guo et al. 0 2014 2014-12-12
Total number and volume of Von Economo neurons in the cerebral cortex of cetaceans. C. Butti et al. 0 Von Economo (Spindle) Cells Number and Size 2009 2016-06-24
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-024-07467-0 The time between Palaeolithic hearths Á. Herrejón-Lagunilla et al. 0 2024 2024-06-07
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25970286 There Is More than One Way to Crack an Oyster: Identifying Variation in Burmese Long-Tailed Macaque (Macaca fascicularis aurea) Stone-Tool Use. A. Tan et al. 0 Tool Manufacture and Use 2015 2015-05-20
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41559-017-0139 The palaeogenetics of cat dispersal in the ancient world C. Ottoni et al. 0 2017 2017-06-22
Ongoing adaptive evolution of ASPM, a brain size determinant in Homo sapiens. N. Mekel-Bobrov et al. 0 ASPM (asp (abnormal spindle) homolog, microcephaly associated) 2005 2016-06-27
The evolution of the frontal lobes: a volumetric analysis based on three-dimensional reconstructions of magnetic resonance scans of human and ape brains. K. Semendeferi et al. 0 Frontal Lobe Size 1997 2016-07-15
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25805042 The Neanderthal in the karst: First dating, morphometric, and paleogenetic data on the fossil skeleton from Altamura (Italy). M. Lari et al. 0 2015 2015-04-06
http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/full/10.1086/692530 Researching the Nature of Fire at 1.5 Mya on the Site of FxJj20 AB, Koobi Fora, Kenya, Using High-Resolution Spatial Analysis and FTIR Spectrometry S. Hlubik et al. 0 Control of Fire 2017 2017-08-21
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-022-01970-1 A surge in obsidian exploitation more than 1.2 million years ago at Simbiro III (Melka Kunture, Upper Awash, Ethiopia) M. Mussi et al. 0 Tool Making, Tool Manufacture and Use 2023 2023-01-25
Chimpanzees of Gombe J. Goodall 0 Sexual Body Size Dimorphism 1986 2016-07-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24333920 Biogeography in deep time - What do phylogenetics, geology, and paleoclimate tell us about early platyrrhine evolution? R. Kay 0 2015 2014-01-07
The English bulldog: a natural model of sleep-disordered breathing. J. Hendricks et al. 0 Sleep Apnea 1987 2016-06-29
Co-residence patterns in hunter-gatherer societies show unique human social structure. K. Hill et al. 0 Inter-group Coalition Formation 2011 2016-08-02
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/ajpa.23745 Evolution in primates by “Catastrophic-selection” interplay between enveloped virus epidemics, mutated genes of enzymes synthesizing carbohydrate antigens, and natural anti-carbohydrate antibodies U. Galili 0 CMAH (cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase) pseudogene), N-Glycolylneuraminic Acid Expression 2018 2019-01-09
Mother Nature: Maternal Instincts and How They Shape the Human Species S. Hrdy 0 Difficulty Breastfeeding, Maternal Infanticide 2000 2016-06-30
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24808820 Delegation to automaticity: the driving force for cognitive evolution? J. Shine et al. 0 2014 2014-05-28
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-019-1139-x A late Middle Pleistocene Denisovan mandible from the Tibetan Plateau F. Chen et al. 0 2019 2019-05-01
[Psoriasis in a female chimpanzee]. U. Biella et al. 0 Psoriasis 1991 2016-07-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24746602 Honey, Hadza, hunter-gatherers, and human evolution. F. Marlowe et al. 0 2014 2014-04-29
Endurance running and the evolution of Homo. D. Bramble et al. 0 Sustained Running Behavior 2004 2016-06-29
The evolution of primate visual self-recognition: evidence of absence in lesser apes. T. Suddendorf et al. 0 Self-Recognition of Mirror Reflection 2009 2016-07-26
http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/285/1886/20181536 Bonobos voluntarily hand food to others but not toys or tools C. Krupenye et al. 0 2018 2018-09-13
The Last Ape: Pygmy chimpanzee behavior and ecology T. Kano 0 Cooperative Breeding 1992 2016-06-29
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25054305 Discontinuity of human presence at Atapuerca during the early Middle Pleistocene: a matter of ecological competition? G. Rodríguez-Gómez et al. 0 2014 2014-08-21
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-018-0457-6 The evolution of language families is shaped by the environment beyond neutral drift C. Bentz et al. 0 2018 2018-11-08
Self-organization and interareal networks in the primate cortex. H. Kennedy et al. 0 Outer Subventricular Zone 2012 2016-07-25
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24984772 Genetic variation and adaptation in Africa: implications for human evolution and disease. F. Gomez et al. 0 2014 2014-07-07
The rise of the hominids as an adaptive shift in fallback foods: plant underground storage organs (USOs) and australopith origins. G. Laden et al. 0 Underground Plant Food Consumption 2005 2016-06-28
The existence of the vomeronasal organ in postnatal chimpanzees and evidence for its homology with that of humans. T. Smith et al. 0 Pheromone Detection 2001 2016-07-26
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2018.02.031 Analysis of Human Sequence Data Reveals Two Pulses of Archaic Denisovan Admixture S. Browning et al. 0 2018 2018-03-16
The dynamic nature and evolutionary history of subtelomeric and pericentromeric regions. S. Mewborn et al. 0 Telomere and Subtelomere Changes 2005 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23671079 Early hominin auditory ossicles from South Africa. R. Quam et al. 0 2013 2014-11-06
https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(18)30383-0 Human-Specific NOTCH2NL Genes Affect Notch Signaling and Cortical Neurogenesis I. Fiddes et al. 0 2018 2018-06-18
Voluntary consumption of beverage alcohol by vervet monkeys: population screening, descriptive behavior and biochemical measures. F. Ervin et al. 0 Mind-Altering Drug Use 1990 2016-07-20
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25279262 The impact of atypical early histories on pet or performer chimpanzees. H. Freeman et al. 0 2014 2014-09-23
Characterization of the human lineage-specific pericentric inversion that distinguishes human chromosome 1 from the homologous chromosomes of the great apes. J. Szamalek et al. 0 Centromere and Pericentromere Changes 2006 2016-06-28
Leprosy susceptibility: genetic variations regulate innate and adaptive immunity, and disease outcome. C. Cardoso et al. 0 MRC1 (Mannose receptor, C type 1) 2011 2016-07-25
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1053811917308303 Human torque is not present in chimpanzee brain X. Li et al. 0 Left Occipital-Right Frontal Petalia Torque Asymmetry , Leftward Asymmetry of Broca's Area 2018 2017-11-16
The evolution of endometrial cycles and menstruation. B. Strassmann 0 Volume of Menstrual Blood Loss 1996 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25605875 Oldest known euarchontan tarsals and affinities of Paleocene Purgatorius to Primates. S. Chester et al. 0 2015 2015-01-23
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5591018/ Analysis of 62 hybrid assembled human Y chromosomes exposes rapid structural changes and high rates of gene conversion L. Skov et al. 0 2017 2018-01-29
Primates in Perspective C. Campbell 0 Paternal Care 2011 2012-07-19
Twinning Frequency in Catarrhine Primates T. Geissmann 0 Twinning Frequency 1990 2016-06-28
Variable NK cell receptors exemplified by human KIR3DL1/S1. P. Parham et al. 0 KIR3DL1 (killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptor, three domains, long cytoplasmic tail, 1) 2011 2016-07-19
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25551149 Collective action and the collaborative brain. S. Gavrilets 0 2015 2014-12-01
Comprehensive candidate gene study highlights UGT1A and BNC2 as new genes determining continuous skin color variation in Europeans. L. Jacobs et al. 0 Archaic Adaptive Introgression 2013 2016-06-27
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0310.1989.tb00754.x Infanticide in Mountain Gorillas: New Cases and a Reconsideration of the Evidence D. Watts 0 Maternal Infanticide 1989 2016-07-20
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v548/n7665/full/nature23309.html?foxtrotcallback=true Persistent anthrax as a major driver of wildlife mortality in a tropical rainforest C. Hoffmann et al. 0 2017 2017-08-03
Total brain volume and corpus callosum size in medication-naïve adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder. C. Freitag et al. 0 Autism Spectrum Disorders 2009 2016-06-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25577018 Proconsul heseloni distal radial and ulnar epiphyses from the Kaswanga Primate Site, Rusinga Island, Kenya. G. Daver et al. 0 2015 2015-03-12
https://academic.oup.com/gbe/article-lookup/doi/10.1093/gbe/evx114 The Mitonuclear Dimension of Neanderthal and Denisovan Ancestry in Modern Human Genomes. J. Sharbrough et al. 0 2017 2017-09-14
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/evan.20105 Primate brain evolution: Integrating comparative, neurophysiological, and ethological data R. Barton 0 Cerebellar Volume 2006 2016-06-28
Almost Human: A Journey into the World of Baboons S. Strum 0 Home Base 1987 2016-07-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25675475 Human language reveals a universal positivity bias. P. Dodds et al. 0 2015 2015-02-12
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-023-42764-0 First direct evidence of lion hunting and the early use of a lion pelt by Neanderthals. G. Russo et al. 0 2023 2023-10-25
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8795292 What Young Chimpanzees Know about Seeing D. Povinelli et al. 0 Theory of Mind 1996 2009-03-06
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2743773 The Human Community as a Primate Society [and Comments] L. Rodseth et al. 0 Inter-group Coalition Formation 1991 2016-07-19
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0191814116301304 A 1.3 million year record of synchronous faulting in the hangingwall and border fault of a half-graben in the Malawi (Nyasa) Rift T. McCartney et al. 0 2016 2016-12-22
Word learning in a domestic dog: evidence for "fast mapping". J. Kaminski et al. 0 Arbitrary Reference, Auditory-Vocal Communication, Displaced Reference 2004 2016-06-23
https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/sciadv.adi8419 Decoding triancestral origins, archaic introgression, and natural selection in the Japanese population by whole-genome sequencing X. Liu et al. 0 Diabetes Mellitus 2024 2024-04-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26062507 Population genomics of Bronze Age Eurasia. M. Allentoft et al. 0 2015 2015-06-11

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