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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https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/evl3.81 Positive and balancing selection on SLC18A1 gene associated with psychiatric disorders and human-unique personality traits D. Sato et al. 0 2018 2018-09-13
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
https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnins.2018.00534 Neural Correlates of Vocal Repertoire in Primates J. Dunn et al. 0 2018 2018-09-06
http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/285/1886/20181656 Human-like Cmah Inactivation in Mice Increases Running Endurance and Decreases Muscle Fatigability: Implications for Human Evolution J. Okerblom et al. 0 CMAH (cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase) pseudogene) 2018 2018-09-05
https://doi.org/10.1080/1028415X.2018.1500198 Principal component analysis identifies differential gender-specific dietary patterns that may be linked to mental distress in human adults L. Begdache et al. 0 2018 2018-08-30
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/08/21/1808647115.abstract Impact of climate change on the transition of Neanderthals to modern humans in Europe M. Staubwasser et al. 0 2018 2018-08-30
http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/5/8/180825.abstract On the relationship between maxillary molar root shape and jaw kinematics in Australopithecus africanus and Paranthropus robustus K. Kupczik et al. 0 2018 2018-08-30
http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0963721418754491 Belief in God: Why People Believe, and Why They Don’t B. Mercier et al. 0 Beliefs About Death 2018 2018-08-23
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/08/14/1810053115 Evolutionary history of human Plasmodium vivax revealed by genome-wide analyses of related ape parasites D. Loy et al. 0 Malaria 2018 2018-08-23
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0455-x The genome of the offspring of a Neanderthal mother and a Denisovan father V. Slon et al. 0 2018 2018-08-23
https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(18)30851-1 No Evidence for Recent Selection at FOXP2 among Diverse Human Populations E. Atkinson et al. 0 2018 2018-08-02
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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-018-0394-4 Defining the ‘generalist specialist’ niche for Pleistocene Homo sapiens P. Roberts et al. 0 2018 2018-08-02
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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41396-018-0175-0 Evolutionary trends in host physiology outweigh dietary niche in structuring primate gut microbiomes K. Amato et al. 0 2018 2018-08-02
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/ajpa.23461 Savanna chimpanzees adjust sleeping nest architecture in response to local weather conditions S. A. et al. 0 2018 2018-07-27
https://doi.org/10.1177/0956797618778235 The Perception of Spontaneous and Volitional Laughter Across 21 Societies G. Bryant et al. 0 2018 2018-07-26
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41593-018-0188-z Fragility and volatility of structural hubs in the human connectome L. Gollo et al. 0 2018 2018-07-26
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627318304951 Functional Networks for Social Communication in the Macaque Monkey S. Shepherd et al. 0 2018 2018-07-26
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-28342-9 Neandertal fire-making technology inferred from microwear analysis A. Sorensen et al. 0 2018 2018-07-19
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
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0299-4 Hominin occupation of the Chinese Loess Plateau since about 2.1 million years ago Z. Zhu et al. 0 2018 2018-07-19
https://www.cell.com/trends/ecology-evolution/abstract/S0169-5347(18)30117-4 Did Our Species Evolve in Subdivided Populations across Africa, and Why Does It Matter? E. Scerri et al. 0 2018 2018-07-19
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417303597 The manual pressures of stone tool behaviors and their implications for the evolution of the human hand E. Williams-Hatala et al. 0 Tool Making 2018 2018-07-11
https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/behavioral-and-brain-sciences/article/difference-between-ice-cream-and-nazis-moral-externalization-and-the-evolution-of-human-cooperation/0C35E3B4411A519A3DB79BC3A2CF64E2 The difference between ice cream and Nazis: Moral externalization and the evolution of human cooperation K. Stanford 0 2018 2018-07-11
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0309-6#Abs1 A two-million-year-long hydroclimatic context for hominin evolution in southeastern Africa T. Caley et al. 0 2018 2018-07-11
http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/7/eaar7723.full A nearly complete foot from Dikika, Ethiopia and its implications for the ontogeny and function of Australopithecus afarensis J. DeSilva et al. 0 Bipedal Foot Morphology 2018 2018-07-11
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/361/6397/88.full The prehistoric peopling of Southeast Asia H. McColl et al. 0 2018 2018-07-09
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://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6395/1296.abstract How did Homo sapiens evolve? J. Galway-Witham et al. 0 2018 2018-06-27
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajhg.2018.05.009 Natural Selection Has Differentiated the Progesterone Receptor among Human Populations J. Li et al. 0 2018 2018-06-27
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417305109 Cranial vault thickness variation and inner structural organization in the StW 578 hominin cranium from Jacovec Cavern, South Africa A. Beaudet et al. 0 2018 2018-06-27
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1871101417301383 The first direct ESR dating of a hominin tooth from Atapuerca Gran Dolina TD-6 (Spain) supports the antiquity of Homo antecessor M. Duval et al. 0 2018 2018-06-18
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
http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/285/1879/20180723 The coevolution of cooperation and cognition in humans M. Santos et al. 0 Cooperative Action 2018 2018-06-18
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6394/1222.full Normative brain size variation and brain shape diversity in humans P. Reardon et al. 0 2018 2018-06-14
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2018.03.067 Human-Specific NOTCH2NL Genes Expand Cortical Neurogenesis through Delta/Notch Regulation I. Suzuki et al. 0 Brain Size 2018 2018-06-14
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1007368 Genetic ancestry and population differences in levels of inflammatory cytokines in women: Role for evolutionary selection and environmental factors S. Yao et al. 0 2018 2018-06-14
http://rstb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/373/1743/20170052.abstract The evolution of the capacity for language: the ecological context and adaptive value of a process of cognitive hijacking O. Kolodny et al. 0 2018 2018-06-14
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6393/eaar6343.full High-resolution comparative analysis of great ape genomes Z. Kronenberg et al. 0 2018 2018-06-14
https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/06/11/343087 Spectrum of Neandertal introgression across modern-day humans indicates multiple episodes of human-Neandertal interbreeding F. Villanea et al. 0 2018 2018-06-14
http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1007349 Outstanding questions in the study of archaic hominin admixture. A. Wolf et al. 0 2018 2018-06-05
https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/full/10.1086/697150 How Humans and Apes Are Different, and Why It Matters A. Fuentes 0 2018 2018-05-31
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
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-24331-0 Reconstructing the Neanderthal brain using computational anatomy T. Kochiyama et al. 0 2018 2018-05-30
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
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417303652 The evolution of eccrine sweat glands in human and nonhuman primates A. Best et al. 0 2018 2018-05-24
https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fevo.2018.00053 First Detailed Anatomical Study of Bonobos Reveals Intra-Specific Variations and Exposes Just-So Stories of Human Evolution, Bipedalism, and Tool Use R. Diogo 0 2018 2018-05-24
http://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0127-x Inference of ecological and social drivers of human brain-size evolution M. González-Forero et al. 0 2018 2018-05-24
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05197-8 Modelling provides clues to the evolution of human brain size. R. McElreath 0 2018 2018-05-24
The neurobiology of human allomaternal care; implications for fathering, coparenting, and children's social development. E. Abraham et al. 0 2018 2018-05-15
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29735604 Detection and analysis of ancient segmental duplications in mammalian genomes. L. Pu et al. 0 2018 2018-05-15
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
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0196786 From Neandertals to modern humans: New data on the Uluzzian. P. Villa et al. 0 2018 2018-05-15
https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/opar.2018.4.issue-1/opar-2018-0016/opar-2018-0016.xml How Do We Explain ‛Autistic Traits’ in European Upper Palaeolithic Art? P. Spikins et al. 0 2018 2018-05-15
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/05/08/1720842115.abstract Endocast morphology of Homo naledi from the Dinaledi Chamber, South Africa R. Holloway et al. 0 2018 2018-05-15
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10539-018-9612-8 Self domestication and the evolution of language J. Thomas et al. 0 2018 2018-05-08
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0072-8 Earliest known hominin activity in the Philippines by 709 thousand years ago T. Ingicco et al. 0 Tool Manufacture and Use 2018 2018-05-03
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417303834 The costs of living at the edge: Seasonal stress in wild savanna-dwelling chimpanzees E. Wessling et al. 0 2018 2018-05-03
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0195049 Assessing the significance of Palaeolithic engraved cortexes. A case study from the Mousterian site of Kiik-Koba, Crimea A. Majkić et al. 0 2018 2018-05-03
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
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/03/27/1717873115.abstract Human bony labyrinth is an indicator of population history and dispersal from Africa M. de León et al. 0 2018 2018-04-17
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417303780 La Ferrassie 1: New perspectives on a “classic” Neandertal A. Gómez-Olivencia et al. 0 2018 2018-04-17
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0518-2 Homo sapiens in Arabia by 85,000 years ago H. Groucutt et al. 0 2018 2018-04-17
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0193025 A reassessment of the early archaeological record at Leang Burung 2, a Late Pleistocene rock-shelter site on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi A. Brumm et al. 0 2018 2018-04-17
http://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-018-0528-0 Supraorbital morphology and social dynamics in human evolution R. Godinho et al. 0 2018 2018-04-11
https://www.nature.com/articles/nature26151 Reconstructing the genetic history of late Neanderthals M. Hajdinjak et al. 0 2018 2018-03-22
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0189657 DNA recovery from wild chimpanzee tools F. Stewart et al. 0 2018 2018-03-20
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2018/03/14/science.aao2200.abstract Environmental dynamics during the onset of the Middle Stone Age in eastern Africa R. Potts et al. 0 2018 2018-03-20
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2018/03/14/science.aao2646.abstract Long-distance stone transport and pigment use in the earliest Middle Stone Age A. Brooks et al. 0 2018 2018-03-20
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2018/03/14/science.aao2216.abstract Chronology of the Acheulean to Middle Stone Age transition in eastern Africa A. Deino et al. 0 2018 2018-03-20
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/ar.23743 Why Do Knuckle‐Walking African Apes Knuckle‐Walk? S. W. et al. 0 2018 2018-03-20
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
https://doi.org/10.1080/00438243.2018.1433060 Calculated or caring? Neanderthal healthcare in social context P. Spikins et al. 0 2018 2018-03-14
https://www.nature.com/articles/nature25967.pdf Humans thrived in South Africa through the Toba eruption about 74,000 years ago E. Smith et al. 0 2018 2018-03-13
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/359/6374/389.abstract When did modern humans leave Africa? C. Stringer et al. 0 2018 2018-03-13
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417304554 Dental topography and the diet of Homo naledi M. Berthaume et al. 0 2018 2018-03-13
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0488-4 Two million years of flaking stone and the evolutionary efficiency of stone tool technology Ž. Režek et al. 0 2018 2018-03-13
https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/12/13/233502 Carriers of mitochondrial DNA macrohaplogroup L3 basic lineages migrated back to Africa from Asia around 70,000 years ago. V. Cabrera et al. 0 2017 2018-03-02
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0498-2 Language continuity despite population replacement in Remote Oceania C. Posth et al. 0 2018 2018-03-01
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.2004825 Bonobo and chimpanzee gestures overlap extensively in meaning K. Graham et al. 0 2018 2018-03-01
http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/2/eaar5255.abstract Symbolic use of marine shells and mineral pigments by Iberian Neandertals 115,000 years ago D. Hoffmann et al. 0 2018 2018-03-01
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
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0185306 Self-domestication in Homo sapiens: Insights from comparative genomics C. Theofanopoulou et al. 0 2017 2018-03-01
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://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/285/1873/20172738.abstract Pattern and process in hominin brain size evolution are scale-dependent A. Du et al. 0 Brain Size 2018 2018-02-21
https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyg.2018.00115 Cross-Modality Information Transfer: A Hypothesis about the Relationship among Prehistoric Cave Paintings, Symbolic Thinking, and the Emergence of Language S. Miyagawa et al. 0 Art, Innovation (Language Change and Variation), Symbolic Representation of Abstract Concepts 2018 2018-02-21
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-21320-1#Sec2 First evidence of an extensive Acheulean large cutting tool accumulation in Europe from Porto Maior (Galicia, Spain) E. Méndez-Quintas et al. 0 Tool Making 2018 2018-02-21
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-21158-7 Archaeology and ichnology at Gombore II-2, Melka Kunture, Ethiopia: everyday life of a mixed-age hominin group 700,000 years ago F. Altamura et al. 0 2018 2018-02-21
http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/284/1856/20162458.abstract Experimental evidence that primate trichromacy is well suited for detecting primate social colour signals C. Hiramatsu et al. 0 2017 2018-02-21
https://investigativegenetics.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13323-015-0022-2 Maternal ancestry and population history from whole mitochondrial genomes T. Kivisild 0 2015 2018-02-12
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.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417303020 Inner tooth morphology of Homo erectus from Zhoukoudian. New evidence from an old collection housed at Uppsala University, Sweden C. Zanolli et al. 0 2018 2018-02-12
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047248417302750 Subdecadal phytolith and charcoal records from Lake Malawi, East Africa imply minimal effects on human evolution from the ∼74 ka Toba supereruption C. Yost et al. 0 2018 2018-02-12
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/359/6374/456.abstract The earliest modern humans outside Africa I. Hershkovitz et al. 0 2018 2018-02-12
http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)31676-7 Self-Control in Chimpanzees Relates to General Intelligence M. Beran et al. 0 2018 2018-02-12
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00439-017-1865-9#citeas Genomic trade-offs: are autism and schizophrenia the steep price of the human brain? J. Sikela et al. 0 2018 2018-02-07
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29388951 Early Middle Palaeolithic culture in India around 385–172 ka reframes Out of Africa models K. Akhilesh et al. 0 2018 2018-02-07
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cogs.12585 The Preference for Pointing With the Hand Is Not Universal K. Cooperrider et al. 0 2018 2018-02-05
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

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