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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http://www.nature.com/articles/srep37018 Observations of severe and lethal coalitionary attacks in wild mountain gorillas S. Rosenbaum et al. 0 Aggressiveness, Intra-Specific Aggression 2016 2016-12-01
Detection of two distinct forms of apoC-I in great apes. D. Puppione et al. 0 APOC1 (apolipoprotein C-I) 2010 2016-06-23
http://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-017-0112 Primate brain size is predicted by diet but not sociality A. DeCasien et al. 0 Brain Size 2017 2017-03-29
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01143062 Manufacture and use of tools in wild Sumatran orangutans C. van Schaik et al. 0 Food Preparation 1996 2016-07-14
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25766902 The Neandertals of northeastern Iberia: new remains from the Cova del Gegant (Sitges, Barcelona). R. Quam et al. 0 2015 2015-04-23
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2016/06/03/1524306113 Ancient DNA and human history M. Slatkin et al. 0 Archaic Adaptive Introgression 2016 2016-06-07
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC419985/ Human-Specific Duplication and Mosaic Transcripts: The Recent Paralogous Structure of Chromosome 22 J. Bailey et al. 0 Genomic Segmental Duplications/Low Copy Repeats 2002 2016-07-15
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/pdf/nature19792.pdf Genomic analyses inform on migration events during the peopling of Eurasia L. Pagani et al. 0 2016 2016-09-21
Comparative genetics of MHC polymorphisms in different primate species: duplications and deletions. R. Bontrop 0 Absolute Lymphocyte Count 2006 2016-06-17
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26592343 Evolutionary trade-off between vocal tract and testes dimensions in howler monkeys. J. Dunn et al. 0 2015 2015-10-23
http://www.nature.com/articles/srep34783 Tool transfers are a form of teaching among chimpanzees S. Musgrave et al. 0 Teaching, Tool Manufacture and Use 2016 2016-10-21
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v531/n7592_supp/full/531S12a.html Brain food: Clever eating S. Gupta 0 2016 2016-07-06
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26361547 Iconicity can ground the creation of vocal symbols. M. Perlman et al. 0 Innovation (Language Change and Variation) 2015 2015-08-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24443185 Size of the anterior fontanelle: three-dimensional measurement of a key trait in human evolution. E. Moffett et al. 0 2014 2013-11-12
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248408000481?via%3Dihub Great apes prefer cooked food V. Webber et al. 0 Cooking 2008 2020-10-07
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.1330580317 An order of omnivories: Nonhuman primates in the wild. J. Lancaster et al. 0 Food Components 1982 2016-07-13
Neonatal imitation in the first hour of life: Observations in rural Nepal. N. Reissland 0 Neonatal Imitation of Adults 1988 2016-08-03
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24146934 Toothpicking and periodontal disease in a Neanderthal specimen from Cova Foradà site (Valencia, Spain). M. Lozano et al. 0 2013 2013-11-08
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajp.23304 Naïve orangutans (Pongo abelii and Pongo pygmaeus) individually acquire nut-cracking using hammer tools E. Bandini et al. 0 Tool Manufacture and Use 2021 2021-08-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26549259 The Negative Association between Religiousness and Children's Altruism across the World. J. Decety et al. 0 2015 2016-01-27
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep31459 A Dominant Social Comparison Heuristic Unites Alternative Mechanisms for the Evolution of Indirect Reciprocity R. Whitaker et al. 0 2016 2016-08-15
The Puzzle of Blushing R. Crozier 0 Emotional Flushing (Blushing) 2010 2016-07-01
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618215005261 The symmetry of handaxes from the Danjiangkou Reservoir Region H. Li et al. 0 2015 2015-11-18
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24550294 Convergent evolution in European and Rroma populations reveals pressure exerted by plague on Toll-like receptors. H. Laayouni et al. 0 2014 2014-02-04
https://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1007298 Human local adaptation of the TRPM8 cold receptor along a latitudinal cline F. Key et al. 0 2018 2019-11-27
Is face processing species-specific during the first year of life? O. Pascalis et al. 0 Facial recognition 2002 2016-07-01
Analysis of human accelerated DNA regions using archaic hominin genomes. H. Burbano et al. 0 Human Accelerated Regions (HARs) and Changes in Conserved Sequences 2012 2016-08-02
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24339873 First partial skeleton of a 1.34-million-year-old Paranthropus boisei from Bed II, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. M. Domínguez-Rodrigo et al. 0 2013 2013-12-09
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=The+function+and+mechanism+of+vocal+accommodation+in+humans+and+other+primates The function and mechanism of vocal accommodation in humans and other primates. H. Ruch et al. 0 Auditory-Vocal Communication, Cooperative Action, Innovation (Language Change and Variation), Joint Attention, Metacommunication, Social Importance of Dominance 2018 2020-05-07
The evolution of laughter in great apes and humans. M. Ross et al. 0 Laughing 2010 2016-08-02
Vestibular signals in primate thalamus: properties and origins. H. Meng et al. 0 Size of Sensory Thalamic Nuclei 2007 2016-06-30
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24812395 Large-scale psychological differences within China explained by rice versus wheat agriculture. T. Talhelm et al. 0 2014 2014-05-11
https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/05/28/1820177116 Earliest known Oldowan artifacts at >2.58 Ma from Ledi-Geraru, Ethiopia, highlight early technological diversity D. Braun et al. 0 Tool Making, Tool Manufacture and Use 2019 2019-06-05
The evolution of rhythmic cognition: new perspectives and technologies in comparative research A. Ravignani et al. 0 Drumming 2013 2016-07-01
Nonsuicidal self-injury: a review of current research for family medicine and primary care physicians. P. Kerr et al. 0 Self-Injury 2010 2016-07-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24532731 Neandertal admixture in Eurasia confirmed by maximum-likelihood analysis of three genomes. K. Lohse et al. 0 2014 2014-04-08
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-019-0947-6 Natural selection contributed to immunological differences between hunter-gatherers and agriculturalists G. Harrison et al. 0 2019 2019-08-15
Variations in serum relaxin (hRLX-2) concentrations during human pregnancy. L. Petersen et al. 0 Serum Relaxin Quantity and Timing 1995 2016-07-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24448544 The 'extremely ancient' chromosome that isn't: a forensic bioinformatic investigation of Albert Perry's X-degenerate portion of the Y chromosome. E. Elhaik et al. 0 2014 2014-01-23
Personality and subjective well-being in orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus and Pongo abelii). A. Weiss et al. 0 Social Importance of Dominance 2006 2016-06-29
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21868624 G protein-coupled receptors in human fat taste perception. M. Galindo et al. 0 2012 2014-08-01
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1631068318301076 Enamel and dentine dimensions of the Pleistocene hominins from Atapuerca (Burgos, Spain): A comparative study of canine teeth C. García-Campos et al. 0 2018 2018-12-06
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305440397902600 Physiological Stress in Prehistoric India: New Data on Localized Hypoplasia of Primary Canines Linked to Climate and Subsistence Change J. Lukacs et al. 0 Deciduous Teeth Development/Morphology 1998 2016-06-30
Adolescence: An Anthropological Inquiry A. Schlegel et al. 0 Paternal Care 1991 2016-07-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24890334 Does bilingualism influence cognitive aging? T. Bak et al. 0 2014 2014-06-06
http://www.jneurosci.org/content/early/2019/03/01/JNEUROSCI.2248-18.2019.abstract A Comprehensive Quantitative Genetic Analysis of Cerebral Surface Area in Youth E. Schmitt et al. 0 2019 2019-03-07
Enhancement of opioid-mediated analgesia: a solution to the enigma of placentophagia. M. Kristal 0 Placentophagia 1991 2016-07-26
http://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/statistics/Homicide/Globa_study_on_homicide_2011_web.pdf United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) 2011 Global Study on Homicide U. UNODC) 0 2011 2014-05-05
True paternal care in a multi-male primate society. J. Buchan et al. 0 Control of Paternity 2003 2016-06-29
http://www.jneurosci.org/content/early/2018/07/30/JNEUROSCI.0102-18.2018.abstract Functional connectivity within the primate extended amygdala is heritable and associated with early-life anxious temperament A. Fox et al. 0 2018 2018-08-02
The SPANX gene family of cancer/testis-specific antigens: rapid evolution and amplification in African great apes and hominids. N. Kouprina et al. 0 SPANX Genes, SPANXB (SPANX family, member B), SPANXC (SPANX family, member C) 2004 2016-06-29
Nitrogen balance and delta15N: why you're not what you eat during nutritional stress. B. Fuller et al. 0 Morning Sickness 2005 2016-07-22
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15174946 Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) are predominantly right-handed: replication in three populations of apes. W. Hopkins et al. 0 Handedness 2004 2014-09-04
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379118305389 Living to fight another day: The ecological and evolutionary significance of Neanderthal healthcare P. Spikins et al. 0 2018 2018-10-25
Population-genetic properties of differentiated human copy-number polymorphisms. C. Campbell et al. 0 OCLN (Occludin) 2011 2016-07-25
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25047714 Hunter-gatherer inter-band interaction rates: implications for cumulative culture. K. Hill et al. 0 2014 2014-07-23
Patrimony and the evolution of risk-taking. M. Stern 0 Unnecessary Risk Taking 2010 2016-06-28
Hominins and the emergence of the modern human brain. A. de Sousa et al. 0 Pattern of Gyrification 2012 2016-07-26
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41537-018-0044-x Changed frontal pole gene expression suggest altered interplay between neurotransmitter, developmental, and inflammatory pathways in schizophrenia E. Scarr et al. 0 2018 2018-02-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22855749 Evidence of rabies virus exposure among humans in the Peruvian Amazon. A. Gilbert et al. 0 2012 2016-05-04
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/0376635783900505 Reproductive biology of the great apes: Comparative and biomedical perspectives R. Dunbar 0 Timing of Decidual Changes in Endometrium 1983 2016-06-28
Specializations of the human visual system: The monkey model meets human reality T. Preuss 0 Magnocellular Retinal Ganglion Cell Size 2004 2016-07-20
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25392310 The ecology of primate material culture. K. Koops et al. 0 Tool Manufacture and Use 2014 2014-11-17
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0560-0 The palaeoecological context of the Oldowan–Acheulean in southern Africa M. Ecker et al. 0 2018 2018-05-30
Human C4b-binding protein selectively interacts with Neisseria gonorrhoeae and results in species-specific infection. J. Ngampasutadol et al. 0 Meningococcal Meningitis 2005 2016-07-20
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25246593 Human preferences for sexually dimorphic faces may be evolutionarily novel. I. Scott et al. 0 2014 2014-10-07
Differential modulation of endotoxin responsiveness by human caspase-12 polymorphisms. M. Saleh et al. 0 CASP12 (caspase-12 gene/pseudogene) 2004 2016-06-28
Online social network size is reflected in human brain structure. R. Kanai et al. 0 Morphometrics of the Amygdala 2012 2016-07-22
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2017/10/11/science.aan8433 Loci associated with skin pigmentation identified in African populations N. Crawford et al. 0 Skin Pigmentation Variation 2017 2017-10-19
The Origin of Speech C. Hockett 0 Combinatorial Capacity, Displaced Reference, Duality of Patterning 1960 2016-06-28
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25172406 Red ochre and shells: clues to human evolution. C. Duarte 0 Nutritional Requirements During Different Life Stages 2014 2015-01-29
https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/6/24/eaba3831 Bows and arrows and complex symbolic displays 48,000 years ago in the South Asian tropics M. Langley et al. 0 2020 2020-07-30
Mitogenomic analyses from ancient DNA. J. Paijmans et al. 0 Mitochondrial Changes and Sequence Migration to the Nucleus 2013 2016-08-03
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24167307 Female competition in chimpanzees. A. Pusey et al. 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 2013 2013-11-08
Dopamine D4 receptor (D4DR) exon III polymorphism associated with the human personality trait of Novelty Seeking. R. Ebstein et al. 0 DRD4 (dopamine receptor D4) 1996 2016-06-30
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16911819 Cranial base morphology and temporal bone pneumatization in Asian Homo erectus. A. Balzeau et al. 0 2006 2016-02-16
Sexual selection, Machiavellian intelligence, and the origins of psychosis. T. Crow 0 Sex Chromosome Aneuploidies 1993 2016-08-03
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-019-1376-z Apidima Cave fossils provide earliest evidence of Homo sapiens in Eurasia K. Harvati et al. 0 2019 2019-07-11
Modeling recent human evolution in mice by expression of a selected EDAR variant. Y. Kamberov et al. 0 EDAR (ectodysplasin A receptor) 2013 2016-07-01
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24549336 Remnants of an ancient forest provide ecological context for Early Miocene fossil apes. L. Michel et al. 0 2014 2014-03-11
https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/5/10/eaav9822 Bone marrow storage and delayed consumption at Middle Pleistocene Qesem Cave, Israel (420 to 200 ka) R. Blasco et al. 0 2019 2019-10-17
Extensive evolutionary changes in regulatory element activity during human origins are associated with altered gene expression and positive selection. Y. Shibata et al. 0 Epigenetic Markings 2012 2016-07-01
http://www.nature.com/ng/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/ng.3621.html Genomic analysis of Andamanese provides insights into ancient human migration into Asia and adaptation M. Mondal et al. 0 2016 2016-07-29
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23431042 The emergence of hierarchical structure in human language. S. Miyagawa et al. 0 2013 2014-01-03
SLC24A5, a putative cation exchanger, affects pigmentation in zebrafish and humans. R. Lamason et al. 0 Skin Pigmentation Variation 2005 2016-06-29
Tattoos and male alliances. K. Coe et al. 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 1993 2016-08-02
https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0193283 Primate social attention: Species differences and effects of individual experience in humans, great apes, and macaques F. Kano et al. 0 2018 2019-01-31
From vitamin D to hormone D: fundamentals of the vitamin D endocrine system essential for good health. A. Norman 0 Cutaneous Biosynthesis of Vitamin D 2008 2016-06-30
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27058445 The Divergence of Neandertal and Modern Human Y Chromosomes. F. Mendez et al. 0 Features of the Y Chromosome 2016 2016-04-07
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24642136 Domesticated animals and human infectious diseases of zoonotic origins: domestication time matters. S. Morand et al. 0 2014 2014-05-28
https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/5/5/eaaw1268 Dental evolutionary rates and its implications for the Neanderthal–modern human divergence A. Gómez-Robles 0 2019 2019-05-16
Microsatellite evolution--evidence for directionality and variation in rate between species. D. Rubinsztein et al. 0 Short Tandem Repeat Content 1995 2016-06-30
Brain growth, life history, and cognition in primate and human evolution. S. Leigh 0 Rate of CNS Development 2004 2016-07-26
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24753608 Establishing the validity of domestication genes using DNA from ancient chickens. L. Flink et al. 0 2014 2014-04-23
The man who mistook his wife for a chattel M. Wilson et al. 0 Control of Paternity 1992 2016-06-29
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npg.els.0000217 Thalamus M. Steriade 0 Sensory Thalamic Nuclei Size 2001 2016-07-26
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S004724841730235X Dental calculus indicates widespread plant use within the stable Neanderthal dietary niche R. Power et al. 0 2018 2018-09-14
Prefrontal cortex in humans and apes: a comparative study of area 10. K. Semendeferi et al. 0 Cortical Neuron Density, Synapse-to-Neuron Ratio, Frontal cortex Area 10 cytoarchitecture, Frontal Lobe Size 2001 2016-06-29
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25076416 Age and date for early arrival of the Acheulian in Europe (Barranc de la Boella, la Canonja, Spain). J. Vallverdú et al. 0 Tool Making, Tool Manufacture and Use 2014 2014-08-14
http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/11/eaau3401 Time-space–displaced responses in the orangutan vocal system A. Lameira et al. 0 Displaced Reference 2018 2018-11-15

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