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 ascending
Social Conventions MOCA Author Social Organization Relative Difference
Pre-Eclampsia Kurt Benirschke Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Aggressiveness Kiri Hagerman Behavior Relative Difference
MCPH1 (microcephalin 1) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Relative Difference
Tool Making MOCA Author Culture Relative Difference
Optimism Bias Andrew Schork Cognition Relative Difference
Serum Uric Acid Level MOCA Author Pathology Relative Difference
Duration of Lactation Barry Bogin Development Relative Difference
Proportion of Pre- and Postnatal Brain Growth Heidi Sharipov Neuroscience Relative Difference
Rheumatoid Arthritis MOCA Author Pathology Relative Difference
Triplet Repeat Expansions James Sikela, Veronica Searles Quick Genomics Relative Difference
Status and Role Complexity Donald Brown Social Organization Relative Difference
Organized Hunting for Meat MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Blood Group Antigen Types and Prevalence Leela Davies Pathology Relative Difference
TH (tyrosine hydroxylase) Landon Klein Genetics Relative Difference
Tool Manufacture and Use Tetsuro Matsuzawa Cognition Relative Difference
Theory of Mind Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Corinna Most, Lisa Parr Cognition Relative Difference
Atherosclerotic Stroke Rachel Zarndt Medical Disease Relative Difference
Cooperative Action Jeremy Karnowski Behavior Relative Difference
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate MOCA Author Pathology Relative Difference
Aging/Senescence MOCA Author Development Relative Difference
Awareness of Personal Mortality MOCA Author Cognition Relative Difference
Rheumatoid Arthritis Nissi Varki Medical Disease Relative Difference
APOE (apolipoprotein E) Caleb Finch Genetics Relative Difference
Intra-Specific Aggression Whitney Friedman Behavior Relative Difference
MHC Class I Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Relative Difference
Dancing Kyle Fischer, chadnan pandey Culture Relative Difference
Attachment MOCA Author Development Relative Difference
Food Preparation Alyssa Crittenden, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Relative Difference
Frugivory Margaret Schoeninger Nutrition Relative Difference
Alpha2-6-linked Sialic Acid Expression Ajit Varki Cell Biology and Biochemistry Relative Difference
Skeletal Muscle Strength Nina Jablonski Anatomy and Biomechanics Relative Difference
Awareness of Past and Future MOCA Author Cognition Relative Difference
Difficulty Breastfeeding Emily Little Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Helminthic Infection MOCA Author Medical Disease Relative Difference
Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances Whitney Friedman Behavior Relative Difference
ASPM (asp (abnormal spindle) homolog, microcephaly associated) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Relative Difference
Awareness of Death Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Relative Difference
Fecundability Matthew Boisvert Reproductive Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Broca's and Wernicke's Areas James Rilling Neuroscience Relative Difference
Population Age Structure MOCA Author General Life History Relative Difference
Social Importance of Dominance MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Limbic Thalamic Nuclei Size Ben Cipollini Neuroscience Relative Difference
CASP12 (caspase-12 gene/pseudogene) Majesta O'Bleness, James Sikela Genetics Relative Difference
Head Hair Color and Texture Nina Jablonski Skin Biology and Disease Relative Difference
Frontal cortex Area 10 cytoarchitecture Caroline Horton, Abhinav Yadav Neuroscience Relative Difference
Self-Recognition of Mirror Reflection Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Relative Difference
Auditory-Vocal Communication Robert Kluender Communication Absolute Difference
NBPF Veronica Searles Quick, James Sikela Gene Family Expansion and Loss Absolute Difference
Vaginal Hymen MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Physical Modifications of the Body MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
Umbilical Cord Length MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Baldness and Male Pattern Baldness MOCA Author Skin Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Cooperative Breeding Sarah Hrdy Behavior Absolute Difference
Size of Dentate Nucleus James Rilling Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Absolute Neutrophil Count MOCA Author Pathology Absolute Difference
Dentition Size and Tooth Number Jean-Jacques Hublin Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Small/Large Intestine Length Ratio MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Occipitomarginal Venous Sinus MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Visual-Manual Communication Robert Kluender, Hope Morgan Communication Absolute Difference
Inter-Generational Transfers MOCA Author General Life History Absolute Difference
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Tim Crow Mental Disease Absolute Difference
SIGLEC14 (sialic acid binding Ig-like lectin 14) Ajit Varki Genetics Absolute Difference
Female Labia Majora MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
CMAH (cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase) pseudogene) Ajit Varki Genetics Absolute Difference
Rites of Passage MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
Neonatal Cephalhematoma MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Body Lice MOCA Author Skin Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Personal Names Hope Morgan Culture Absolute Difference
Maternal Tolerance of Allomaternal Assistance Sarah Hrdy Behavior Absolute Difference
Bipedal Foot Morphology Carol Ward Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Lacrimal Gland Structure MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Age of Fontanelles / Cranial Sutures Closure Melanie Beasley Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Anorexia and Bulimia Tim Crow Mental Disease Absolute Difference
Placentophagia Sarah Hrdy Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Assisted Childbirth Wenda Trevathan Behavior Absolute Difference
Diverticulosis Nissi Varki Pathology Absolute Difference
World View MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
Infant-Caregiver Affect Attunement Emily Little Development Absolute Difference
Xq21.3 to Yp11.2 Duplication Tim Crow Novel Chromosome Features and Banding Patterns Absolute Difference
Frontal Lobe Size Nicole Barger, Katerina Semendeferi Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Imitative Learning Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Cognition Absolute Difference
Scoliosis Camille Toarmino Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Size and Position of Frontal Air Sinuses Melanie Beasley Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Sex Chromosome Aneuploidies Tim Crow Genomics Absolute Difference
Cleanliness MOCA Author Behavior Absolute Difference
Art MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
Pain During Childbirth MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference
Control of Fire MOCA Author Culture Absolute Difference
Primary Language Acquisition John Locke Development Absolute Difference
Association Cortex Size Todd Preuss Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Pelvic Height and Iliac Flare MOCA Author Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Laryngeal Air Sacs Philip Lieberman Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Siglec-11 Expression in the Brain Dillon Chen, Ajit Varki Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Upper Facial Height Robert Franciscus Anatomy and Biomechanics Absolute Difference
Inter-birth Intervals Corinna Most General Life History Absolute Difference
Malaria Ajit Varki Medical Disease Absolute Difference
Chromosome Number James Sikela, Veronica Searles Quick Novel Chromosome Features and Banding Patterns Absolute Difference
Emergence of New Communication Systems Robert Kluender, Hope Morgan Communication Absolute Difference
Duration of Labor MOCA Author Reproductive Biology and Disease Absolute Difference

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