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 101 - 200 of 617 MOCA Topics.

Topic Name Topic Authors MOCA Domain Uniquenesssort descending
Pheromone Detection Rachel Zarndt Organ Physiology Speculative Difference
Fingertip Sensory Nerve Endings Hector Reynoso Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Declarative Memory Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Speculative Difference
BDNF Receptor Expression MOCA Author Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Frontal Lobe Activation by Visual Stimulation Todd Preuss Neuroscience Speculative Difference
HLA-DRB1 family Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Gene Family Expansion and Loss Speculative Difference
PDYN (prodynorphin) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Speculative Difference
Masturbation Landon Klein Behavior Speculative Difference
Adult Neurogenesis Leela Davies Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Sarcoidosis Nissi Varki Pathology Speculative Difference
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Nissi Varki Pathology Speculative Difference
Postpartum Depression MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Speculative Difference
Interneurons that Co-Express Parvalbumin and Calbindin Todd Preuss, Laura Sancho Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Hair Vibrissae MOCA Author Skin Biology and Disease Speculative Difference
Facial Expression of Emotional State Lisa Parr Behavior Speculative Difference
Invasive Trophoblast Implantation and Placentation Majesta O'Bleness Reproductive Biology and Disease Speculative Difference
Magnocellular Retinal Ganglion Cell Size Todd Preuss Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Facial recognition Heidi Sharipov Behavior Speculative Difference
Volume of Frontal Lobe White Matter Leela Davies Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Early Fetal Wastage MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Likely Difference
Empathy Caroline Horton Cognition Likely Difference
Female Pelvic Floor Organ Prolapse Majesta O'Bleness Reproductive Biology and Disease Likely Difference
Laminar Organization of Area V1 Todd Preuss Neuroscience Likely Difference
Recombination Hotspots Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Genomics Likely Difference
Sialic Acid Content of the Brain Pascal Gagneux Neuroscience Likely Difference
Bronchial Asthma Nissi Varki Medical Disease Likely Difference
SIGLEC5 (sialic acid binding Ig-like lectin 5 ) Ajit Varki Genetics Likely Difference
DUF1220 Domain Copy Number Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Genomics Likely Difference
PAK2 (p21 activated kinase 2) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
MOXD2P (monooxygenase, DBH-like 2, pseudogene ) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Choroid Plexus Biondi Bodies MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Likely Difference
FZD8 (frizzled 8) Majesta O'Bleness Genetics Likely Difference
Organization of Layer 4A of Area V1 Todd Preuss Neuroscience Likely Difference
THBS4 (Thrombospondin 4) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Human Accelerated Regions (HARs) and Changes in Conserved Sequences James Sikela, Veronica Searles Quick Genomics Likely Difference
Hepatic Amyloidosis MOCA Author Medical Disease Likely Difference
AMY1A (amylase, alpha 1A) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
SLC2A1 (Solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter) member 1) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
DDX11L (DEAD/H (Asp-Glu-Ala-Asp/His) box polypeptide 11 like) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Nutritional Requirements During Different Life Stages Barry Bogin Nutrition Likely Difference
MRC1 (Mannose receptor, C type 1) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
DCHS1 (Dachsous Cadherin-Related 1) Majesta O'Bleness Genetics Likely Difference
ZNF322 (Zinc finger protein 322) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Volume of Menstrual Blood Loss Leela Davies Reproductive Biology and Disease Likely Difference
Hemorrhoids Nissi Varki Medical Disease Likely Difference
Siglec Expression in Microglia Ajit Varki Neuroscience Likely Difference
SIGLEC9 (sialic acid binding Ig-like lectin 9) Ajit Varki Genetics Likely Difference
SLC2A4 (Solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter) member 4) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Emotional Flushing (Blushing) Robert Thomas Skin Biology and Disease Likely Difference
Organized Scavenging for Meat Linda Marchant Behavior Likely Difference
Joint Attention Emily Little Communication Likely Difference
NAIP (NLR family, apoptosis inhibitory protein ) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Serum Relaxin Quantity and Timing MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Likely Difference
DUX4 (double homeobox 4) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Arcuate Fasciculus Size and Trajectory James Rilling Neuroscience Likely Difference
DRD5 (Dopamine receptor D5) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
NCF1 (Neutrophil cytosolic factor 1) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Major Basic Protein in Placenta and Eosinophils MOCA Author Pathology Likely Difference
Sagittal Crest of the Skull MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Likely Difference
Kidney Basement Membrane Thickness Nissi Varki Anatomy and Biomechanics Likely Difference
KIR3DL1 (killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptor, three domains, long cytoplasmic tail, 1) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
SPANX Genes Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Gene Family Expansion and Loss Likely Difference
Psoriasis MOCA Author Medical Disease Likely Difference
Adolescence Duration and Characteristics Barry Bogin Development Likely Difference
Female Iron Deficiency Ajit Varki Medical Disease Likely Difference
TTR (transthyretin) MOCA Author Genetics Likely Difference
AQP7 (aquaporin 7) Laura Dumas, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Deliberately Delaying Gratification Kiri Hagerman Behavior Likely Difference
DUSP22 (Dual specificity phosphatase 22) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
OCLN (Occludin) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Fine Motor Coordination MOCA Author Organ Physiology Likely Difference
Volume of the Sperm Mid Piece Pascal Gagneux Reproductive Biology and Disease Likely Difference
CASC5 (Cancer Susceptibility Candidate 5 ) Majesta O'Bleness Genetics Likely Difference
Siglec Expression in Extra-Embryonic Fetal Tissue Nissi Varki Reproductive Biology and Disease Likely Difference
T-Cell Receptors Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Gene Family Expansion and Loss Likely Difference
Adolescent Growth Spurt Barry Bogin Development Likely Difference
Sialoadhesin on Macrophages Ajit Varki Immunology Likely Difference
EDAR (ectodysplasin A receptor) Majesta O'Bleness Genetics Likely Difference
Producing Humor for Others MOCA Author Culture Likely Difference
E2F6 (E2F transcription factor 6) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
PDE4DIP (Phosphodiesterase 4D interacting protein) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Sperm Count Pascal Gagneux Reproductive Biology and Disease Likely Difference
Archaic Adaptive Introgression Andrew Schork Genomics Likely Difference
SPANXB (SPANX family, member B) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Meningococcal Meningitis Leela Davies Medical Disease Likely Difference
Mitochondrial Changes and Sequence Migration to the Nucleus Lawrence Grossman, Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Genomics Likely Difference
Siglec Expression on T Cells Ajit Varki Immunology Likely Difference
Intraspecific Aggression Pascal Gagneux, Stephen Johnston, Jeremy Karnowski, Corinna Most, Hector Reynoso, Heidi Sharipov Behavior Likely Difference
FCGR1A (Fc fragment of IgG, high affinity Ia, receptor (CD64)) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Number of Lumbar Vertebrae Nissi Varki Anatomy and Biomechanics Likely Difference
PTPN20A (Protein tyrosine phosphatase, non-receptor type 20A) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Behavior In Water Leela Davies Organ Physiology Likely Difference
Planum Temporale Cortical Asymmetry MOCA Author Neuroscience Likely Difference
SPANXC (SPANX family, member C) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Likely Difference
Salmonella typhi Infection Severity (Typhoid Fever) MOCA Author Medical Disease Likely Difference
Sialic acid binding Ig-like lectin (SIGLEC) James Sikela, Veronica Searles Quick Gene Family Expansion and Loss Likely Difference
Cholera Robert Thomas Medical Disease Likely Difference
T Cell Reactivity Ajit Varki Immunology Likely Difference
Maternal Infanticide Corinna Most Behavior Likely Difference
Planning Ahead Linda Marchant Behavior Likely Difference

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