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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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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-024-01887-8 Evolutionary–developmental (evo-devo) dynamics of hominin brain size M. González-Forero 0 Brain Size 2024 2024-06-07
https://edoc.ub.uni-muenchen.de/105/ Sperm competition and the function of masturbation in Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata) R. Thomsen 0 Masturbation 2001 2016-07-20
https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms16046 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
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25852595 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
http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/full/10.1086/692095 Neanderthal Cooking and the Costs of Fire A. Henry 0 Control of Fire 2017 2017-08-21
https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.abo7452 Expanded geographic distribution and dietary strategies of the earliest Oldowan hominins and . T. Plummer et al. 0 Organized Scavenging for Meat 2023 2023-02-10
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
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25681013 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
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248423001173?via%3Dihub New Blombos Cave evidence supports a multistep evolutionary scenario for the culturalization of the human body. F. D'Errico et al. 0 2023 2023-09-26
Injury-Feigning in Nesting Birds H. Swarth 0 Intentional Deception 1935 2016-07-18
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0166095 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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41593-023-01554-7 A ubiquitous spectrolaminar motif of local field potential power across the primate cortex D. Mendoza-Halliday et al. 0 Cortical Morphology 2024 2024-03-22
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26125562 A Milk and Ochre Paint Mixture Used 49,000 Years Ago at Sibudu, South Africa. P. Villa et al. 0 2015 2015-07-01
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0172197 Oral health in transition: The Hadza foragers of Tanzania A. Crittenden et al. 0 Dental Caries 2017 2017-03-20
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03675-0 Pleistocene sediment DNA reveals hominin and faunal turnovers at Denisova Cave E. Zavala et al. 0 2021 2021-06-30
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/1520-6505%282000%299%3A4%3C153%3A%3AAID-EVAN4%3E3.0.CO%3B2-D Diet and food preparation: Rethinking early hominid behavior S. Ragir 0 Food Preparation 2000 2016-07-14
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25945314 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
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2016/06/03/1521266113.full?sid=1240e24c-08eb-4625-a50d-8153996bbf29 The Pliocene hominin diversity conundrum: Do more fossils mean less clarity? Y. Haile-Selassie et al. 0 2016 2016-06-07
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-022-34416-0 Ancient oral microbiomes support gradual Neolithic dietary shifts towards agriculture A. Quagliariello et al. 0 2022 2022-12-20
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.2007.9 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
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature18299.html 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
https://elifesciences.org/articles/79111 Balancing selection on genomic deletion polymorphisms in humans. A. Aqil et al. 0 Archaic Adaptive Introgression 2023 2023-03-23
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26416311 Molecular insights into transgenerational non-genetic inheritance of acquired behaviours. J. Bohacek et al. 0 2015 2015-10-27
http://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(16)31307-1 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
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26324920 Postcranial morphology of the middle Pleistocene humans from Sima de los Huesos, Spain. J. Arsuaga et al. 0 2015 2015-09-01
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24227047 Action at a distance: dependency sensitivity in a New World primate. A. Ravignani et al. 0 2013 2013-11-13
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/367/6473/87 Cooked starchy rhizomes in Africa 170 thousand years ago L. Wadley et al. 0 2020 2020-01-09
The vomeronasal organ is not involved in the perception of endogenous odors. J. Frasnelli et al. 0 Pheromone Detection 2011 2016-07-26
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0189657 DNA recovery from wild chimpanzee tools F. Stewart et al. 0 2018 2018-03-20
Divergence, demography and gene loss along the human lineage. H. Kim et al. 0 GLRA4 (Glycine receptor, alpha 4), MBL1P (mannose-binding lectin (protein A) 1, pseudogene), T-Cell Receptors, TDH (L-threonin dehydrogenase) 2010 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24591140 Delimitating species in paleoanthropology. T. White 0 2014 2014-11-03
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0596-1 Evidence for close-range hunting by last interglacial Neanderthals S. Gaudzinski-Windheuser et al. 0 2018 2018-06-28
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02382918 What chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) learn in a cooperative task R. Chalmeau et al. 0 Cooperative Action 1996 2016-06-29
Psychotropic substance-seeking: evolutionary pathology or adaptation? R. Sullivan et al. 0 Mind-Altering Drug Use 2002 2016-07-20
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25230663 Ancient human genomes suggest three ancestral populations for present-day Europeans I. Lazaridis et al. 0 2014 2014-09-18
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S004724841730427X Ancient teeth, phenetic affinities, and African hominins: Another look at where Homo naledi fits in J. Irish et al. 0 2018 2018-09-14
Glycan-based interactions involving vertebrate sialic-acid-recognizing proteins. A. Varki 0 N-Glycolylneuraminic Acid Expression 2007 2016-07-25
http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/3/11/e1701742 Vocalizing in chimpanzees is influenced by social-cognitive processes C. Crockford et al. 0 2017 2017-11-21
Primate prefrontal cortex evolution: human brains are the extreme of a lateralized ape trend. J. Smaers et al. 0 Frontal Lobe Size, Volume of Frontal Lobe White Matter 2011 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25473097 CHRFAM7A, a human-specific and partially duplicated α7-nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene with the potential to specify a human-specific inflammatory response to injury. T. Costantini et al. 0 CHRFAM7A (CHRNA7 (cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 7) and FAM7A (family with sequence similarity 7A) fusion) 2015 2015-01-15
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/01/12/1719669115.abstract Early hominids may have been weed species R. Meindl et al. 0 2018 2018-02-05
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24347503 Grandmothers and the evolution of human longevity: a review of findings and future directions. K. Hawkes et al. 0 2013 2014-04-11
Restriction of an extinct retrovirus by the human TRIM5alpha antiviral protein. S. Kaiser et al. 0 Trim5-alpha/APOBEC Control of Retroviral Pathogens 2007 2016-06-28
The evolution and functions of laughter and humor: a synthetic approach. M. Gervais et al. 0 Laughing 2005 2016-07-19
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1090513808000688 Genetic factors predisposing to homosexuality may increase mating success in heterosexuals B. Zietsch et al. 0 2008 2014-11-24
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140673618304951 Did Cro-Magnon 1 have neurofibromatosis type 1? P. Charlier et al. 0 2018 2018-04-17
Evolutionary context of human development S. Hrdy 0 Maternal Tolerance of Allomaternal Assistance 2005 2016-07-20
https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/paleobiology/article/signal-or-noise-a-null-model-method-for-evaluating-the-significance-of-turnover-pulses/17FBC5F2A96CA2BA0657A2E411170EAB Signal or noise? A null model method for evaluating the significance of turnover pulses A. Barr 0 2017 2017-08-07
Adipose tissue in human infancy and childhood: an evolutionary perspective. C. Kuzawa 0 Behavior In Water, Fatness at Birth 1998 2016-06-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25747316 Associated ilium and femur from Koobi Fora, Kenya, and postcranial diversity in early Homo. C. Ward et al. 0 2015 2015-03-11
http://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(17)31008-5 Reconstructing Prehistoric African Population Structure P. Skoglund et al. 0 2017 2017-09-21
Cholera, diarrhea, and oral rehydration therapy: triumph and indictment. R. Guerrant et al. 0 Cholera 2003 2016-06-28
The influence of bipedalism on the energy and water budgets of early hominids P. Wheeler 0 Home Range Size 1991 2016-07-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25649757 Risk sensitivity as an evolutionary adaptation. A. Hintze et al. 0 2015 2015-02-09
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-017-02036-8 Cooperation and the evolution of hunter-gatherer storytelling D. Smith et al. 0 2017 2017-12-12
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-023-28119-9 Status does not predict stress among Hadza hunter-gatherer men. P. Fedurek et al. 0 2023 2023-12-06
http://lccn.loc.gov/2009033727 The Hadza: Hunter-Gatherers of Tanzania F. Marlowe 0 Paternal Care 2010 2011-01-24
Human female reproductive strategies W. Irons 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 1983 2016-07-19
Detecting gene duplications in the human lineage. Y. Itan et al. 0 MRC1 (Mannose receptor, C type 1), SMN2 (Survival of motor neurone 2), ZNF322 (Zinc finger protein 322) 2010 2016-06-24
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305440324000372 A Middle Palaeolithic incised bear bone from the Dziadowa Skała Cave, Poland: the oldest marked object north of the Carpathian Mountains T. Płonka et al. 0 Symbolic Representation, Symbolic Representation of Abstract Concepts 2024 2024-05-17
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26027499 Tracing the route of modern humans out of Africa by using 225 human genome sequences from Ethiopians and Egyptians. L. Pagani et al. 0 2015 2015-06-01
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-01265-7 Human bipedal instability in tree canopy environments is reduced by “light touch” fingertip support L. Johannsen et al. 0 Fingertip Sensory Nerve Endings 2017 2017-05-11
Ordering of the numerosities 1 to 9 by monkeys. E. Brannon et al. 0 Arithmetic 1998 2016-06-27
Human frontal lobes are not relatively large. R. Barton et al. 0 Frontal cortex Area 10 cytoarchitecture 2013 2016-07-15
http://meeting.physanth.org/program/2015/session39/jungers-2015-new-hominin-fossils-from-ileret-kolom-odiet-kenya.html New hominin fossils from Ileret (Kolom Odiet), Kenya W. Jungers et al. 0 2015 2015-04-10
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v548/n7666/full/nature23456.html New infant cranium from the African Miocene sheds light on ape evolution I. Nengo et al. 0 2017 2017-08-15
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-022-01933-6#Abs1 Homo sapiens and Neanderthals share high cerebral cortex integration into adulthood G. Sansalone et al. 0 2023 2023-01-10
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2461564 The Role of Body Size, Phylogeny, and Ambient Noise in the Evolution of Bird Song M. Ryan et al. 0 Hearing Sensitivity 1985 2016-07-18
Stone-throwing by Japanese macaques: form and functional aspects of a group-specific behavioral tradition. J. Leca et al. 0 Accurate Overhand Throwing 2008 2016-06-23
https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/full/10.1098/rspb.2023.0061?rfr_dat=cr_pub++0pubmed&url_ver=Z39.88-2003&rfr_id=ori%3Arid%3Acrossref.org The evolution of masturbation is associated with postcopulatory selection and pathogen avoidance in primates. M. Brindle et al. 0 2023 2023-09-12
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25339304 A comparison of maternal attitudes to breastfeeding in public and the association with breastfeeding duration in four European countries: results of a cohort study. J. Scott et al. 0 2015 2015-09-30
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10071-016-1035-9 The gestural repertoire of the wild bonobo (Pan paniscus): a mutually understood communication system K. Graham et al. 0 2016 2016-11-09
Behavior of infant chimpanzees during the night in the first 4 months of life: smiling and suckling in relation to behavioral state Y. Mizuno et al. 0 Amount of REM Sleep 2006 2016-06-23
http://www.nature.com/articles/srep28766 Footprints reveal direct evidence of group behavior and locomotion in Homo erectus K. Hatala et al. 0 Bipedal Foot Morphology, Cooperative Action, Social Group Composition, Striding Bipedalism 2016 2016-07-12
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26212883 Representation of numerical and sequential patterns in macaque and human brains. L. Wang et al. 0 2015 2015-07-30
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41562-017-0044 Proto-consonants were information-dense via identical bioacoustic tags to proto-vowels A. Lameira et al. 0 Auditory-Vocal Communication 2017 2017-02-17
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajpa.24247 The evolution of the human trophic level during the Pleistocene M. Ben-Dor et al. 0 Carnivory, Organized Hunting for Meat, Organized Scavenging for Meat, Trophic Level 2021 2021-04-16
Initial studies on the contributions of body size and gastrointestinal passage rates to dietary flexibility among gorillas. M. Remis 0 Food Handling 2000 2016-07-14
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24019490 Complete mitochondrial genome sequence of a Middle Pleistocene cave bear reconstructed from ultrashort DNA fragments. J. Dabney et al. 0 2013 2013-11-08
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-022-19162-z#citeas Optimal linear estimation models predict 1400–2900 years of overlap between Homo sapiens and Neandertals prior to their disappearance from France and northern Spain I. Djakovic et al. 0 2022 2022-12-19
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26202835 Possible Signatures of Hominin Hybridization from the Early Holocene of Southwest China. D. Curnoe et al. 0 2015 2016-01-04
http://www.pnas.org/content/113/17/E2354 Why are there no persisting hybrids of humans with Denisovans, Neanderthals, or anyone else? A. Varki 0 2016 2016-09-12
http://rstb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/371/1698/20150234 Measures of maturation in early fossil hominins: events at the first transition from australopiths to early Homo C. Dean 0 2016 2016-06-14
An experimental analysis of "empathic" response: Effects of pain reactions of pigeon upon other pigeon's operant behavior. S. Watanabe et al. 0 Empathy 1986 2016-07-01
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379115301128 Reconstruction of the Neanderthal and Modern Human landscape and climate from the Fumane cave sequence (Verona, Italy) using sma M. López-García et al. 0 2015 2015-11-05
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26963221 What constitutes Homo sapiens? Morphology versus received wisdom. J. Schwartz 0 2016 2016-10-06
https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/antiquity/article/new-neanderthal-remains-associated-with-the-flower-burial-at-shanidar-cave/E7E94F650FF5488680829048FA72E32A New Neanderthal remains associated with the ‘flower burial’ at Shanidar Cave E. Pomeroy et al. 0 2020 2020-02-21
Faces and objects in macaque cerebral cortex. D. Tsao et al. 0 Facial recognition 2003 2016-07-01
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26369499 Animal movements in the Kenya Rift and evidence for the earliest ambush hunting by hominins. S. Kübler et al. 0 Organized Hunting for Meat 2015 2015-09-16
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24262833 Neanderthal and Denisovan retroviruses in modern humans. E. Marchi et al. 0 2013 2013-11-19
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982220308617 A Neanderthal Sodium Channel Increases Pain Sensitivity in Present-Day Humans H. Zeberg et al. 0 2020 2020-07-30
Tempo and mode of synonymous substitutions in mitochondrial DNA of primates. J. Adachi et al. 0 Mitochondrial Changes and Sequence Migration to the Nucleus 1996 2016-08-03
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24167305 Intra-sexual selection in cooperative mammals and birds: why are females not bigger and better armed? A. Young et al. 0 2013 2013-11-08
Specific inactivation of two immunomodulatory SIGLEC genes during human evolution. X. Wang et al. 0 SIGLEC13 (sialic acid binding Ig-like lectin 13) 2012 2016-06-30

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