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 615 MOCA Topics.

Topic Name Topic Authors MOCA Domainsort descending Uniqueness
Frontal cortex Area 10 cytoarchitecture Caroline Horton, Abhinav Yadav Neuroscience Relative Difference
Von Economo (Spindle) Cells Number and Size Camilla Butti, Patrick Hof Neuroscience Relative Difference
Direct Cortical Projections to Brainstem Orofacial Motoneurons MOCA Author Neuroscience
Size of Dentate Nucleus James Rilling Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Columnar Organization of V1 MOCA Author Neuroscience No Difference
Planum Temporale Cortical Asymmetry MOCA Author Neuroscience Likely Difference
Cerebellar Volume Caroline Horton Neuroscience Relative Difference
Frontal Lobe Activation by Visual Stimulation Todd Preuss Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Thalamic Neuron Origins Pasko Rakic Neuroscience
Frontal Lobe Size Nicole Barger, Katerina Semendeferi Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Global Pattern of Gene Expression in the Cortex Laura Sancho Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Fingertip Sensory Nerve Endings Hector Reynoso Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Association Cortex Size Todd Preuss Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Relative Size of Hippocampal Divisions Todd Preuss Neuroscience
BDNF Receptor Expression MOCA Author Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Size of Sensory Thalamic Nuclei Ben Cipollini Neuroscience Relative Difference
Interneurons that Co-Express Parvalbumin and Calbindin Todd Preuss, Laura Sancho Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Predecessor Neurons in Cortical Development Pasko Rakic Neuroscience
Adult Neurogenesis Leela Davies Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Morphometrics of the Amygdala Nicole Barger, Katerina Semendeferi Neuroscience Relative Difference
Number and Complexity of Cortical Gyrii Stephen Johnston Neuroscience Relative Difference
Corpus Callosum Size James Rilling Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Cortical Neuron Density, Synapse-to-Neuron Ratio Heidi Sharipov Neuroscience Relative Difference
Pattern of Gyrification Stephen Johnston, Hector Reynoso Neuroscience Likely Difference
Sialic Acid Content of the Brain Pascal Gagneux Neuroscience Likely Difference
Cortical Synapse Density Kari Hanson Neuroscience Relative Difference
Volume of Temporal Lobe White Matter MOCA Author Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Primary Visual Area Size Todd Preuss Neuroscience No Difference
Cortical Thrombospondin Expression Todd Preuss Neuroscience Likely Difference
Magnocellular Retinal Ganglion Cell Size Todd Preuss Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Siglec Expression in Microglia Ajit Varki Neuroscience Likely Difference
Mirror Neurons Erin Hecht, Todd Preuss Neuroscience No Difference
Protein Expression in the Amygdala Todd Preuss Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Volume of Frontal Lobe White Matter Leela Davies Neuroscience Speculative Difference
Limbic Thalamic Nuclei Size Ben Cipollini Neuroscience Relative Difference
Number of Calretinin-Containing Pyramidal Cells in Cingulate Cortex Layer V Todd Preuss Neuroscience Absolute Difference
Arcuate Fasciculus Size and Trajectory James Rilling Neuroscience Likely Difference
Laminar Organization of Area V1 Todd Preuss Neuroscience Likely Difference
Motor Thalamic Nuclei Size Ben Cipollini Neuroscience Relative Difference
Psychosis Tim Crow Mental Disease Absolute Difference
Autism Spectrum Disorders Tim Crow Mental Disease Absolute Difference
Psychopathy Tim Crow Mental Disease Speculative Difference
Anxiety States Tim Crow Mental Disease Speculative Difference
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Tim Crow Mental Disease Absolute Difference
Anorexia and Bulimia Tim Crow Mental Disease Absolute Difference
Suicide Tim Crow Mental Disease Likely Difference
Dementias Tim Crow Mental Disease Likely Difference
Control of Paternity MOCA Author Behavior Absolute Difference
Mechanical Multi-Tasking MOCA Author Behavior Absolute Difference
Food Storage Linda Marchant Behavior Absolute Difference
Teaching Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Lisa Parr Behavior Absolute Difference
Feasting Kiri Hagerman Behavior Absolute Difference
Paternal Care MOCA Author, Rashmi Jejurikar Behavior Absolute Difference
Accurate Overhand Throwing MOCA Author Behavior Absolute Difference
Somnambulism Kyle Fischer Behavior Absolute Difference
Cooperative Action Jeremy Karnowski Behavior Relative Difference
Laughing Swati Trishal Behavior Relative Difference
Smiling Caroline Horton Behavior Likely Difference
Nuclear Families Linda Marchant Behavior Absolute Difference
Intentional Deception Robert Thomas Behavior Relative Difference
Long-range Transport of Materials Linda Marchant Behavior Absolute Difference
Cooperative Breeding Sarah Hrdy Behavior Absolute Difference
Handedness MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Wound Licking Camille Toarmino Behavior
Maternal Infanticide Corinna Most Behavior Likely Difference
Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances Whitney Friedman Behavior Relative Difference
Planning Ahead Linda Marchant Behavior Likely Difference
Deliberately Delaying Gratification Kiri Hagerman Behavior Likely Difference
Maternal Tolerance of Allomaternal Assistance Sarah Hrdy Behavior Absolute Difference
Repeated Practice of Tasks MOCA Author Behavior
Social Importance of Dominance MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Laughing Response to Physical Stimuli Linda Marchant Behavior Likely Difference
Incest Avoidance Laura Sancho Behavior Likely Difference
Self-Injury Andrew Schork Behavior Relative Difference
Inter-group Coalition Formation Whitney Friedman Behavior Relative Difference
Peace-Making MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Homosexual Behavior MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Unnecessary Risk Taking Deepika Patel Behavior Relative Difference
Abuse of Other Animal Species MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Reconciliation MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Masturbation Landon Klein Behavior Speculative Difference
Aversion to Foul Odors MOCA Author Behavior Likely Difference
Reciprocal Altruism MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Romantic Infatuation (Limerence) Camille Toarmino Behavior Absolute Difference
Cleanliness MOCA Author Behavior Absolute Difference
Sense of Justice MOCA Author Behavior Likely Difference
Personal adornment Linda Marchant Behavior Absolute Difference
Symbolic Play Linda Marchant Behavior Likely Difference
Moral Sense Ben Cipollini Behavior Likely Difference
Facial Expression of Emotional State Lisa Parr Behavior Speculative Difference
Adult Play Robert Thomas Behavior No Difference
Domestication of Plants Andrew Somerville, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Absolute Difference
Facial recognition Heidi Sharipov Behavior Speculative Difference
Home Base Alyssa Crittenden, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Absolute Difference
Organized Warfare MOCA Author Behavior Relative Difference
Domestication of Other Animals Margaret Schoeninger, Andrew Somerville Behavior Absolute Difference
Intra-Specific Aggression Whitney Friedman Behavior Relative Difference
Food Sharing Alyssa Crittenden, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Relative Difference
Torture Landon Klein Behavior Absolute Difference
Organized Gathering of Food Alyssa Crittenden, Margaret Schoeninger Behavior Absolute Difference

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