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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Neurotransmitter actions in the thalamus and cerebral cortex and their role in neuromodulation of thalamocortical activity. D. McCormick 0 Sensory Thalamic Nuclei Size 1992 2016-07-26
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352409X18303468 Fermented beverage and food storage in 13,000 y-old stone mortars at Raqefet Cave, Israel: Investigating Natufian ritual feasting L. Liu et al. 0 Domestication of Plants 2018 2018-09-13
http://fireecologyjournal.org/journal/abstract/?abstract=112# Speculations about the Effects of Fire and Lava Flows on Human Evolution M. Medler 0 Control of Fire 2011 2016-06-29
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26550467 Early modern human dispersal from Africa: genomic evidence for multiple waves of migration. F. Tassi et al. 0 2015 2014-08-18
https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0142151 Techno-Cultural Characterization of the MIS 5 (c. 105 – 90 Ka) Lithic Industries at Blombos Cave, Southern Cape, South Africa K. Douze et al. 0 2015 2018-11-14
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305440316300838 Initial micromorphological results from Liang Bua, Flores (Indonesia): Site formation processes and hominin activities at the type locality of Homo floresiensis M. Morley et al. 0 2016 2016-06-30
CHL1 cooperates with PAK1-3 to regulate morphological differentiation of embryonic cortical neurons. G. Demyanenko et al. 0 PAK2 (p21 activated kinase 2) 2010 2016-07-25
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25043035 Altitude adaptation in Tibetans caused by introgression of Denisovan-like DNA. E. Huerta-Sánchez et al. 0 Archaic Adaptive Introgression 2014 2014-07-02
Twinning and heteropaternity in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). J. Ely et al. 0 Twinning Frequency 2006 2016-06-28
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
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
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26863981 New geological and palaeontological age constraint for the gorilla-human lineage split. S. Katoh et al. 0 2016 2016-02-16
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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-42946-9 Early human settlement of Sahul was not an accident M. Bird et al. 0 2019 2019-07-03
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/zoo.1430120307 Partial hydatidiform mole in a pregnant chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) I. Debyser et al. 0 Early Fetal Wastage, Hydatiform Moles 1993 2016-07-01
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26596727 Overview and new results from large-scale excavations in Schöningen. J. Serangeli et al. 0 2015 2015-12-15
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24616518 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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-019-0992-1 Beyond multiregional and simple out-of-Africa models of human evolution E. Scerri et al. 0 2019 2019-10-08
http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev.an.14.100185.002241 Sexual Dimorphism D. Frayer et al. 0 Sexual Body Size Dimorphism 1985 2016-07-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24210963 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
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982217315865 Bonobos Prefer Individuals that Hinder Others over Those that Help C. Krupenye et al. 0 2018 2018-01-08
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=43894781&site=ehost-live Heart disease is common in humans and chimpanzees, but is caused by different pathological processes N. Varki et al. 0 Fibrosing Cardiomyopathy , Serum Cholesterol Level 2009 2012-02-28
Mother Nature: A History of Mothers, Infants and Natural Selection S. Hrdy 0 Intra-Specific Aggression, Intraspecific Aggression, Placentophagia 1999 2016-07-19
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23397798 Homosexuality as a consequence of epigenetically canalized sexual development. W. Rice et al. 0 2012 2014-12-04
Dendritic architecture of the von Economo neurons. K. Watson et al. 0 Von Economo (Spindle) Cells Number and Size 2006 2016-06-24
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1128325 Effects of Early Separation, Interactive Deficits, and Experimental Manipulations on Infant-Mother Face-to-Face Interaction T. Field 0 Maternal Infant Eye-to-Eye Gaze 1977 2016-07-20
http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)30575-4 Male reproductive skew is higher in bonobos than chimpanzees M. Surbeck et al. 0 Aggressiveness 2017 2017-07-11
Human and Chimpanzee Gene Expression Differences Replicated in Mice Fed Different Diets M. Somel et al. 0 Atherosclerotic Stroke 2008 2016-06-27
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25771994 A neonatal perspective on Homo erectus brain growth. Z. Cofran et al. 0 Rate of CNS Development 2015 2015-03-24
The food-sharing behavior of protohuman hominids. G. Isaac 0 Home Base 1978 2016-07-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25686606 Vertically transmitted faecal IgA levels determine extra-chromosomal phenotypic variation. C. Moon et al. 0 2015 2015-02-18
Bregmatic Fontanelle Bones in Mammals A. Schultz 0 Age of Fontanelles / Cranial Sutures Closure 1923 2016-06-23
https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.add9115 Early lived at high altitudes and produced both Oldowan and Acheulean tools. M. Mussi et al. 0 2023 2023-10-25
http://lccn.loc.gov/2004052254 Among Orangutans: Red Apes and the Rise of Human Culture C. van Schaik 0 Maternal Tolerance of Allomaternal Assistance 2004 2009-03-06
Spontaneous innovation for future deception in a male chimpanzee. M. Osvath et al. 0 Intentional Deception 2012 2016-07-18

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