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 ascending Related MOCA Topics Year of Publication Date Added
https://academic.oup.com/gbe/article/3952726/An-upper-limit-on-the-functional-fraction-of-the?searchresult=1 An Upper Limit on the Functional Fraction of the Human Genome D. Graur 0 2017 2017-08-07
http://www.pnas.org/content/107/22/10002.abstract Early hominin diet included diverse terrestrial and aquatic animals 1.95 Ma in East Turkana, Kenya D. Braun et al. 0 Behavior In Water 2010 2016-06-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25015349 Taxonomic affinity of the Pliocene hominin fossils from Fejej, Ethiopia. C. Ward 0 2014 2015-03-12
https://academic.oup.com/femsle/article-lookup/doi/10.1093/femsle/fnx149 Gut microbiome composition is associated with cardiac disease in zoo-housed western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla). K. Krynak et al. 0 Fibrosing Cardiomyopathy , Gut Microbiome , Myocardial Infarction (Atherosclerotic Coronary Thrombosis) 2017 2017-09-14
Cholera transmission: the host, pathogen and bacteriophage dynamic. E. Nelson et al. 0 Cholera 2009 2016-06-28
Settling the Earth: The Archaeology of Deep Human History C. Gamble 0 Home Range Size 2013 2016-07-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25654325 3D morphometric analysis of fossil canid skulls contradicts the suggested domestication of dogs during the late Paleolithic. A. Drake et al. 0 2015 2015-02-11
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/358/6368/eaai9067.full On the origin of modern humans: Asian perspectives C. Bae et al. 0 2017 2017-12-12
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666675823001558?via%3Dihub "Dragon man" prompts rethinking of Middle Pleistocene hominin systematics in Asia. C. Bae et al. 0 2023 2023-12-06
http://lccn.loc.gov/85020030 The Chimpanzees of Gombe: Patterns of Behavior J. Goodall 0 Incest Avoidance 1986 2009-03-06
http://www.jstor.org/stable/665548 The Turkana Age Organization P. Gulliver 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 1958 2016-07-19
http://www.pnas.org/content/114/3/468.full Brain enlargement and dental reduction were not linked in hominin evolution A. Gómez-Robles et al. 0 2017 2017-01-19
Apparent age-related bone loss among adult female Gombe chimpanzees. D. Sumner et al. 0 Age-Associated Osteoporosis 1989 2016-06-24
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-024-07354-8 Frequent disturbances enhanced the resilience of past human populations P. Riris et al. 0 2024 2024-05-03
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26041356 Cognitive capacities for cooking in chimpanzees. F. Warneken et al. 0 Cooking 2015 2015-06-03
https://elife.elifesciences.org/content/6/e24232 New fossil remains of Homo naledi from the Lesedi Chamber, South Africa J. Hawks et al. 0 2017 2017-05-09
Numerical competence in a chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes). S. Boysen et al. 0 Arithmetic 1989 2016-06-27
A humanized version of Foxp2 affects cortico-basal ganglia circuits in mice. W. Enard et al. 0 FOXP2 (forkhead box P2) 2009 2016-07-15
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25807110 Subsistence strategies in traditional societies distinguish gut microbiomes. A. Obregon-Tito et al. 0 Gut Microbiome 2015 2015-04-10
http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnins.2017.00407/full Triarchic Psychopathy Dimensions in Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes): Investigating Associations with Genetic Variation in the Vasopressin Receptor 1A Gene R. Latzman et al. 0 Psychopathy 2017 2017-08-15
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0959774322000415 An Upper Palaeolithic Proto-writing System and Phenological Calendar B. Bacon et al. 0 Art, Symbolic Representation 2023 2023-01-05
Evolution of Sickness and Healing H. Fabrega 0 Healing the Sick 1997 2016-07-18
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02437473 The throwing hypothesis and hominid origins C. Knüsel 0 Accurate Overhand Throwing 1992 2016-06-22
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-023-37549-4 Whole mitogenomes reveal that NW Africa has acted both as a source and a destination for multiple human movements. J. Aizpurua-Iraola et al. 0 2023 2023-09-12
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26439101 The foot of Homo naledi. W. Harcourt-Smith et al. 0 2015 2015-10-07
Rapid eye movement storms in infants: rate of occurrence at 6 months predicts mental development at 1 year. P. Becker et al. 0 Amount of REM Sleep 1981 2016-06-23
Representations of faces and body parts in macaque temporal cortex: a functional MRI study. M. Pinsk et al. 0 Facial recognition 2005 2016-07-11
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24880339 A molecular basis for classic blond hair color in Europeans. C. Guenther et al. 0 2014 2014-06-02
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-39511-9 Infants’ advances in speech perception shape their earliest links between language and cognition D. Perszyk et al. 0 Primary Language Acquisition 2019 2019-03-14
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02382947 The birth of a wild mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) K. Stewart 0 Placentophagia 1977 2016-07-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24778242 A forager-herder trade-off, from broad-spectrum hunting to sheep management at Aşıklı Höyük, Turkey. M. Stiner et al. 0 2014 2014-05-02
http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2016/06/29/061226 The mutation rate in human evolution and demographic inference A. Scally 0 2016 2016-06-29
Development of self-recognition in the infant B. Bertenthal et al. 0 Self-Recognition of Mirror Reflection 1978 2016-07-26
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0200530 Middle Stone Age human teeth from Magubike rockshelter, Iringa Region, Tanzania P. Willoughby et al. 0 2018 2018-08-02
Cooperative problem solving by tufted capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella): spontaneous division of labor, communication, and reciprocal altruism. Y. Hattori et al. 0 Cooperative Action 2005 2016-06-29
Primate evolution and the amygdala R. Barton et al. 0 Morphometrics of the Amygdala 2000 2016-07-22
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25170956 Y chromosomes of 40% Chinese descend from three Neolithic super-grandfathers. S. Yan et al. 0 2014 2014-09-02
http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/285/1889/20181807 Human variation in the shape of the birth canal is significant and geographically structured L. Betti et al. 0 2018 2018-10-25
Members of the olfactory receptor gene family are contained in large blocks of DNA duplicated polymorphically near the ends of human chromosomes. B. Trask et al. 0 Olfactory Receptors 1998 2016-07-25
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25035493 Human tRNA synthetase catalytic nulls with diverse functions. W. Lo et al. 0 2014 2014-07-18
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347212003181 Decision making across social contexts: competition increases preferences for risk in chimpanzees and bonobos A. Rosati et al. 0 Unnecessary Risk Taking 2012 2016-06-28
Accelerated evolution of Protocadherin11X/Y: a candidate gene-pair for cerebral asymmetry and language. N. Williams et al. 0 PCDH11XY (protocadherin 11 X Y linked), Psychosis, Sex Chromosome Aneuploidies 2006 2016-07-26
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/359/6378/912.abstract U-Th dating of carbonate crusts reveals Neandertal origin of Iberian cave art D. Hoffmann et al. 0 2018 2018-03-01
http://www.karger.com/Article/Abstract/56845 An SRY-negative 47,XXY mother and daughter (Y-chromosome transmission through the mother) S. Röttger et al. 0 Inheritance Rules 2000 2016-04-30
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347205808577 Teaching among wild chimpanzees C. Boesch 0 Theory of Mind 1991 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25391959 Evolution of mosquito preference for humans linked to an odorant receptor. C. McBride et al. 0 2014 2014-11-13
https://www.cell.com/cell-systems/fulltext/S2405-4712(18)30142-X Fast-Evolving Human-Specific Neural Enhancers Are Associated with Aging-Related Diseases H. Chen et al. 0 2018 2018-05-31
Clinicopathologic study of six cases of meningitis and meningoencephalitis in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). H. Solleveld et al. 0 Meningococcal Meningitis 1984 2016-07-20
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25268798 Social network analysis shows direct evidence for social transmission of tool use in wild chimpanzees. C. Hobaiter et al. 0 2014 2014-10-02
Gene losses during human origins. X. Wang et al. 0 CASP12 (caspase-12 gene/pseudogene) 2006 2016-06-28
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248416300483 Re-evaluation of Pleistocene and Holocene long bone robusticity trends with regards to age-at-death estimates and size standardization procedures L. Friedl et al. 0 2016 2016-07-25
https://ep70.eventpilotadmin.com/web/page.php?page=IntHtml&project=ASHG17&id=170121313 Characterization of the noncoding regulatory landscape within human-specific duplicated regions P. Mora et al. 0 2017 2017-10-23
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-2494.1986.tb00432.x The stumptailed macaque as a model for baldness: effects of minoxidil H. UNO 0 Baldness and Male Pattern Baldness 1986 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25329008 Hominin teeth from the early Late Pleistocene site of Xujiayao, Northern China. S. Xing et al. 0 2015 2015-01-28
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2017/12/26/1715638115.full Productivity, biodiversity, and pathogens influence the global hunter-gatherer population density M. Tallavaara et al. 0 2017 2018-01-03
http://gut.bmj.com/content/early/2024/03/08/gutjnl-2023-331594.abstract PNPLA3 fatty liver allele was fixed in Neanderthals and segregates neutrally in humans A. Geier et al. 0 2024 2024-03-15
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20445087 Uniquely human evolution of sialic acid genetics and biology A. Varki 0 CMAH (cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase) pseudogene), N-Glycolylneuraminic Acid Expression 2010 2012-02-28
Increase of tyrosine hydroxylase and dopamine transporter mRNA levels in ventral tegmental area of male mice under influence of repeated aggression experience. M. Filipenko et al. 0 Intra-Specific Aggression, Intraspecific Aggression 2001 2016-07-19
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25477213 Mutagenesis. Smoking is associated with mosaic loss of chromosome Y. J. Dumanski et al. 0 2015 2014-12-05
Early frontotemporal dementia targets neurons unique to apes and humans. W. Seeley et al. 0 Von Economo (Spindle) Cells Number and Size 2006 2016-06-24
The development of eye contact between mothers and normal versus Down's syndrome infants J. Berger et al. 0 Maternal Infant Eye-to-Eye Gaze 1981 2016-07-20
http://www.jneurosci.org/content/37/25/6125 Social Laughter Triggers Endogenous Opioid Release in Humans. S. Manninen et al. 0 2017 2017-07-11
Uniquely hominid features of adult human astrocytes. N. Oberheim et al. 0 Astrocyte Morphology 2009 2016-06-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25807285 The Y-chromosome point mutation rate in humans. A. Helgason et al. 0 2015 2015-03-26
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10329-017-0624-9 Spontaneous cross-species imitation in interactions between chimpanzees and zoo visitors T. Persson et al. 0 Imitative Learning 2017 2017-08-23
A critical evaluation of the influence of predators on primates: effects on group travel S. Boinski et al. 0 Home Base 2000 2016-07-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25730850 Redefining the role of Broca's area in speech. A. Flinker et al. 0 Broca's and Wernicke's Areas 2015 2015-02-19
The morphogenesis of wormian bones: a study of craniosynostosis and purposeful cranial deformation. P. Sanchez-Lara et al. 0 Age of Fontanelles / Cranial Sutures Closure 2007 2016-06-23
https://doi.org/10.1126/science.adf8009 The genetic architecture and evolution of the human skeletal form E. Kun et al. 0 2023 2023-09-27
http://lccn.loc.gov/98028528 Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity B. Bagemihl 0 Homosexual Behavior, Masturbation 1999 2009-03-06
The Folly of Fools: The Logic of Deceit and Self-Deception in Human Life R. Trivers 0 Intentional Deception 2011 2016-07-18
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2016/11/29/1612410113 Cliff-edge model of obstetric selection in humans P. Mitteroecker et al. 0 Cephalo-Pelvic Proportions, Striding Bipedalism 2016 2016-12-06
Two copies of the human apolipoprotein C-I gene are linked closely to the apolipoprotein E gene. S. Lauer et al. 0 APOC1 (apolipoprotein C-I) 1988 2016-06-23
https://www.cambridge.org/core/product/3196029E586CC58C6696D5AB9994ADF7 Geography is not destiny: A quantitative test of Diamond's axis of orientation hypothesis A. Chira et al. 0 2024 2024-03-22
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24852603 Sperm whales and killer whales with the largest brains of all toothed whales show extreme differences in cerebellum. S. Ridgway et al. 0 Cerebellar Volume 2014 2015-06-25
https://academic.oup.com/mbe/article/34/4/889/2838774/A-Working-Model-of-the-Deep-Relationships-of?searchresult=1 A Working Model of the Deep Relationships of Diverse Modern Human Genetic Lineages Outside of Africa M. Lipson et al. 0 2017 2017-03-29
Tolerated Theft: Suggestions about the ecology and evolution of food sharing, hoarding, and scrounging. N. Blurton-Jones 0 Food Sharing 1987 2016-07-15
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25905805 Going retro: ancient viral origins of cognition. M. Campioni et al. 0 2015 2015-04-22
http://www.pnas.org/content/112/16/4877.full Neither chimpanzee nor human, Ardipithecus reveals the surprising ancestry of both T. White et al. 0 2015 2016-06-07
https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/sciadv.abi4642 Subarctic climate for the earliest Homo sapiens in Europe S. Pederzani et al. 0 2021 2022-12-20
The Gift: The form and reason for exchange in archaic societies M. Mauss 0 Gift Giving 1990 2016-07-15
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352409X1630462X Fire in the Early Palaeolithic: Evidence from burnt small mammal bones at Cueva Negra del Estrecho del Río Quípar, Murcia, Spain S. Rhodes et al. 0 2016 2016-09-21
Recombinant human GM-CSF induces leukocytosis and activates peripheral blood polymorphonuclear neutrophils in nonhuman primates. P. Mayer et al. 0 Absolute Lymphocyte Count 1987 2016-06-17
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/36991187/ Entwined African and Asian genetic roots of medieval peoples of the Swahili coast. E. Brielle et al. 0 2023 2023-03-30
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26483491 Genetic structure in village dogs reveals a Central Asian domestication origin. L. Shannon et al. 0 Domestication of Other Animals 2015 2015-10-20
http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2000744 Human Germline Mutation and the Erratic Evolutionary Clock P. Moorjani et al. 0 2016 2016-10-21
http://www.nature.com/articles/srep29005 Neandertal cannibalism and Neandertal bones used as tools in Northern Europe H. Rougier et al. 0 2016 2016-07-07
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26267436 Rethinking the dispersal of Homo sapiens out of Africa. H. Groucutt et al. 0 2015 2015-08-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24190946 A fine-scale recombination map of the human-chimpanzee ancestor reveals faster change in humans than in chimpanzees and a strong impact of GC-biased gene conversion. K. Munch et al. 0 2014 2013-11-12
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2019.01.010 Hominin fire use in the Okote member at Koobi Fora, Kenya: New evidence for the old debate. S. Hlubik et al. 0 Cooking 2019 2020-10-07
Foraging Challenges of Red Colobus Monkeys: Influence of Nutrients and Secondary Compounds C. Chapman et al. 0 Food Handling 2002 2016-07-13
The human pattern of gyrification in the cerebral cortex. K. Zilles et al. 0 Number and Complexity of Cortical Gyrii, Pattern of Gyrification 1988 2016-08-03
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23483948 Temporal change in functional richness and evenness in the eastern African plio-pleistocene carnivoran guild. L. Werdelin et al. 0 2013 2013-11-08
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03823-6 Genome of a middle Holocene hunter-gatherer from Wallacea S. Carlhoff et al. 0 2021 2021-08-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26763711 Diversity and evolution of the primate skin microbiome. S. Council et al. 0 2016 2016-01-22
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959437X1630096X Insights into human evolution from ancient and contemporary microbiome studies S. Schnorr et al. 0 Gut Microbiome 2016 2016-08-19
Blushing R. Edelmann 0 Emotional Flushing (Blushing) 2001 2016-07-01
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26483534 Insights into early lithic technologies from ethnography. B. Hayden 0 Tool Manufacture and Use, Tool Making 2015 2015-11-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24421073 The myth of cognitive decline: non-linear dynamics of lifelong learning. M. Ramscar et al. 0 2014 2014-01-29
https://www.pnas.org/content/116/50/24985 Resolving seasonal rainfall changes in the Middle East during the last interglacial period I. Orland et al. 0 2019 2019-12-12

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