MOCA Topics

This page lists MOCA Topics. Each topic presents existing data about a particular difference between humans and non-human hominids. Topics are grouped into MOCA Domains. Displaying 401 - 500 of 617 MOCA Topics.

Topic Name Topic Authors MOCA Domain Uniquenesssort descending
Malaria Ajit Varki Medical Disease Absolute Difference
Heterochromatin Content Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Genomics Absolute Difference
Thumb Opposability MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Length of Cervical Vertebral Spinous Processes MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Aquatic Food Consumption MOCA Author Nutrition Absolute Difference
Age at First Reproduction MOCA Author General Life History Absolute Difference
Baculum (Penis Bone) Pascal Gagneux Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Hospitality MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
Domestication of Plants Andrew Somerville, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Absolute Difference
Ascending Infection of Gestation MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome MOCA Author Medical Disease Absolute Difference
MYH16 (myosin, heavy chain 16 pseudogene) Naruya Saitou Genetics Absolute Difference
Childhood Barry Bogin Development Absolute Difference
Olfactory Receptors James Sikela, Veronica Searles Quick Gene Family Expansion and Loss Absolute Difference
Striding Bipedalism MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Eccrine Sweat Gland Quantity Nina Jablonski Skin Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Corpus Callosum Size James Rilling Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Foramen Magnum Placement Melanie Beasley Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Institutions Donald Brown Social Organization Absolute Difference
Emotional Lacrimation (Crying) Ben Cipollini Organ Physiology Absolute Difference
DNAH10OS (Dynein, axonemal heavy chain 10 opposite strand) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Absolute Difference
Domestication of Other Animals Margaret Schoeninger, Andrew Somerville Behavior Absolute Difference
Sleep Apnea Fawn Stroud Medical Disease Absolute Difference
PCDH11XY (protocadherin 11 X Y linked) Tim Crow, Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Absolute Difference
Home Base Alyssa Crittenden, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Absolute Difference
Numeracy Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Absolute Difference
Enterobius Vermicularis Infection Fawn Stroud Medical Disease Absolute Difference
Torture Landon Klein Behavior Absolute Difference
Genomic Segmental Duplications/Low Copy Repeats Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Genomics Absolute Difference
Small/Large Intestine Length Ratio MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Travel Between Dissimilar Environments Rachel Zarndt Behavior Absolute Difference
Volume of Temporal Lobe White Matter MOCA Author Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Vaginal Hymen MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Genital Mutilation Camille Toarmino Culture Absolute Difference
Organized Gathering of Food Alyssa Crittenden, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Absolute Difference
Umbilical Cord Length MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Supralaryngeal Vocal Tract Philip Lieberman Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Occipitomarginal Venous Sinus MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Inter-Generational Transfers MOCA Author General Life History Absolute Difference
Female Labia Majora MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Beliefs About Death MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
CMAH (cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase) pseudogene) Ajit Varki Genetics Absolute Difference
Neonatal Cephalhematoma MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Bashfulness, Modesty Pascal Gagneux Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Grandparenting MOCA Author Behavior Absolute Difference
Lacrimal Gland Structure MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Tanning Nina Jablonski Skin Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Age of Fontanelles / Cranial Sutures Closure Melanie Beasley Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Law MOCA Author Social Organization Absolute Difference
Hyoid Bulla Majesta O'Bleness Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Placentophagia Sarah Hrdy Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Divination MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
Ecological Dominance Emily Little Ecology Absolute Difference
Assisted Childbirth Wenda Trevathan Behavior Absolute Difference
Foamy Virus (Spumavirus) Infection MOCA Author Medical Disease Absolute Difference
Hip and Knee Kinematics Carol Ward Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Care of the Infirm and Elderly MOCA Author Behavior Absolute Difference
Infant-Caregiver Affect Attunement Emily Little Development Absolute Difference
Varicella Virus Infection Severity Fawn Stroud Medical Disease Absolute Difference
NBPF Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Gene Family Expansion and Loss Absolute Difference
Size and Position of Frontal Air Sinuses Melanie Beasley Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Detoxifying/Removing Antinutrients Pascal Gagneux Nutrition Absolute Difference
APOC1 (apolipoprotein C-I) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Absolute Difference
Ethnicity Donald Brown Social Organization Absolute Difference
Number of Calretinin-Containing Pyramidal Cells in Cingulate Cortex Layer V Todd Preuss Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Pain During Childbirth MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Pelvic Phleboliths MOCA Author Medical Disease Absolute Difference
Rib Cage Flaring MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Use of Containers Alyssa Crittenden, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Absolute Difference
Primary Language Acquisition John Locke Development Absolute Difference
Self-Medication (Zoopharmacognosy) Majesta O'Bleness Pharmacology Relative Difference
Sensory Thalamic Nuclei Size Ben Cipollini Neuroscience Relative Difference
Blood Group Antigen Types and Prevalence Leela Davies Pathology Relative Difference
Female Menopause MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Proportion of Pre- and Postnatal Brain Growth Heidi Sharipov Neuroscience Relative Difference
Awareness of Death Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Relative Difference
Maternal Infant Eye-to-Eye Gaze Corinna Most Development Relative Difference
Atherosclerotic Stroke Rachel Zarndt Medical Disease Relative Difference
Cooperative Action Jeremy Karnowski Behavior Relative Difference
Primary Infertility Frequency Kurt Benirschke Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate MOCA Author Pathology Relative Difference
Female Sexual Receptivity MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Self-Recognition of Mirror Reflection Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Relative Difference
Symbolic Representation Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Relative Difference
Neoplasm Types and Prevalence Nissi Varki Pathology Relative Difference
Gut Microbiome MOCA Author Ecology Relative Difference
Cultural Transmission MOCA Author Culture Relative Difference
Laughing Swati Trishal Behavior Relative Difference
Frugivory Margaret Schoeninger Nutrition Relative Difference
Intentional Deception Robert Thomas Behavior Relative Difference
Timing of Decidual Changes in Endometrium MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Medicines MOCA Author Culture Relative Difference
Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances Whitney Friedman Behavior Relative Difference
Long Term Memory Laura Sancho Cognition Relative Difference
Neoteny - Behavioral MOCA Author Development Relative Difference
Atherosclerosis Nissi Varki Pathology Relative Difference
Trophic Level MOCA Author Ecology Relative Difference
Handedness MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Ectopic Pregnancy MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Long Interspersed Elements (LINEs) Types and Distribution Haig Kazazian, John Moran Genomics Relative Difference

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