American Journal of Human Biology

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Editor-in-Chief: Lynnette Leidy Sievert

Impact Factor: 1.875

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 16/84 (Anthropology); 29/86 (Biology)

Online ISSN: 1520-6300


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  1. Original Research Articles

    1. Population variation of LIN28B in the Mediterranean: Novel markers for microgeographic discrimination

      Miguel M. Álvarez-Álvarez, Robert Carreras-Torres, Daniela Zanetti, Esteban Vegas and Pedro Moral

      Version of Record online: 24 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22887

    2. Patterns of morphological integration in the dental arches of individuals with malocclusion

      Steven F. Miller, Kaci C. Vela, Steven M. Levy, Thomas E. Southard, David G. Gratton and Lina M. Moreno Uribe

      Version of Record online: 13 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22880

    3. Dissecting mitochondrial dna variability of balearic populations from the bronze age to the current era

      Marc Simón, Nancy Díaz, Eduvigis Solórzano, Rafael Montiel, Paolo Francalacci and Assumpció Malgosa

      Version of Record online: 13 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22883

    4. Lifestyle mediates seasonal changes in metabolic health among the yakut (sakha) of northeastern siberia

      Stephanie B. Levy, William R. Leonard, Larissa A. Tarskaia, Tatiana M. Klimova, Valentina I. Fedorova, Marina E. Baltakhinova and J. Josh Snodgrass

      Version of Record online: 13 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22879

  2. Short Reports

    1. Genetic analysis of novel Alu insertion polymorphisms in selected indian populations

      Susie Laybourn, Elizabeth Claire Akam, Nick Cox, Puneetpal Singh and Sarabjit S. Mastana

      Version of Record online: 13 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22881

  3. Original Research Articles

    1. Genetic heritage of Croatians in the Southeastern European gene pool—Y chromosome analysis of the Croatian continental and Island population

      Jelena Šarac, Tena Šarić, Dubravka Havaš Auguštin, Natalija Novokmet, Nenad Vekarić, Mate Mustać, Blaženka Grahovac, Miljenko Kapović, Branimir Nevajda, Anton Glasnović, Saša Missoni, Siiri Rootsi and Pavao Rudan

      Version of Record online: 9 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22876

  4. Short Report

    1. Gene frequency and haplotype distribution of hemoglobin E among seven minority groups of Yunnan, China

      Hongxian Liu, Kai Huang, Shuyuan Liu, Hao Sun, Keqin Lin, Xiaoqin Huang, Jiayou Chu and Zhaoqing Yang

      Version of Record online: 6 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22868

  5. Original Research Articles

    1. Genetic modulators of sickle cell disease in French Guiana: Markers of the slave trade

      Simonnet Christine, Elanga Narcisse, Joly Philippe, Vaz Tania and Nacher Mathieu

      Version of Record online: 2 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22871

    2. Exploring the mitochondrial DNA variability of the Amazonian Yanomami

      Sara Varano, Gabriele Scorrano, Cristina Martínez-Labarga, Andrea Finocchio, Cesare Rapone, Andrea Berti and Olga Rickards

      Version of Record online: 1 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22877

  6. Short Reports

    1. The interaction of cultural consonance and a polymorphism in the 2A serotonin receptor in relation to depression in Brazil: failure to replicate previous findings

      William W. Dressler, Mauro C. Balieiro, Luiza Ferreira de Araújo, Wilson A. Silva Jr. and José ERNESTO dos Santos

      Version of Record online: 30 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22875

  7. Original Research Articles

    1. Directional asymmetry of upper limbs in a medieval population from Poland: A combination of linear and geometric morphometrics

      Anna Maria Kubicka, Przemysław Lubiatowski, Jan Dawid Długosz, Leszek Romanowski and Janusz Piontek

      Version of Record online: 30 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22873

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  9. Original Research Articles

    1. A study of the molecular variants associated with lactase persistence in different Ecuadorian ethnic groups

      César Paz-Y-Miño, Germán Burgos, Andrés López-Cortés, Camilo Herrera, Anibal Gaviria, Eduardo Tejera and Alejandro Cabrera-Andrade

      Version of Record online: 6 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22865

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      Maternal phenotype, independent of family economic capital, predicts educational attainment in lowland nepalese children

      Akanksha A. Marphatia, Delan Devakumar, Jonathan C.K. Wells, Naomi Saville, Alice Reid, Anthony Costello, Dharma S Manandhar and David Osrin

      Version of Record online: 2 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22852

    3. Inverse associations between cardiometabolic risk factors and 25-hydroxyvitamin D in obese American children and adolescents

      Miryoung Lee, James R. Ebert, Madhavi P. Kadakia, Jin Zhang and Stefan A. Czerwinski

      Version of Record online: 2 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22863

    4. The association between low blood lead levels and the prevalence of prehypertension among nonhypertensive adults in Korea

      Wanhyung Lee, Jin-ha Yoon, Jaehoon Roh, Seunghyun Lee, Hongdeok Seok, June-hee Lee, Pil Kyun Jung, Jeongbae Rhie and Jong-uk Won

      Version of Record online: 28 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22857

    5. The potential role of irisin in the thermoregulatory responses to mild cold exposure in adults

      Emily K. Calton, Mario J. Soares, Anthony P. James and Richard J. Woodman

      Version of Record online: 23 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22853

    6. Y chromosome diversity in a linguistic isolate (Mirandese, NE Portugal)

      Sofia L. Marques, Leonor Gusmão, Antonio Amorim, Maria João Prata and Luis Alvarez

      Version of Record online: 18 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22849

    7. Changes in the mandibular angle during adulthood in South Africans

      Anna C. Oettlé, René Ehlers and Maryna Steyn

      Version of Record online: 17 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22850

  10. Short Reports

    1. Association between sedentary behavior time and waist-to-height ratio in preschool children

      Jorge Mota, Sandra Silva Dos Santos, Amanda Santos, André Seabra and Susana Vale

      Version of Record online: 17 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22851

  11. Original Research Articles

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      Tattooing to “Toughen up”: Tattoo experience and secretory immunoglobulin A

      Christopher D. Lynn, Johnna T. Dominguez and Jason A. Decaro

      Version of Record online: 4 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22847

    2. Association of genetic variants with skin pigmentation phenotype among populations of west Maharashtra, India

      Manjari Jonnalagadda, Heather Norton, Shantanu Ozarkar, Shaunak Kulkarni and Richa Ashma

      Version of Record online: 26 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22836

    3. Growth of the pectoral girdle in a sample of juveniles from the kellis 2 cemetery, Dakhleh Oasis, Egypt

      Michele M. Bleuze, Sandra M. Wheeler, Lana J. Williams and Tosha L. Dupras

      Version of Record online: 23 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22844

    4. Genetic determinants of cardiometabolic risk factors in rural families in Brazil

      Geórgia G. Pena, Angel Martinez-Perez, Míriam Santos Dutra, Andrea Gazzinelli, Rodrigo Corrêa-Oliveira, José M. Soria and Gustavo Velasquez-Melendez

      Version of Record online: 19 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22842

  12. Short Reports

  13. Original Research Articles

    1. C-reactive protein increases with gestational age during pregnancy among Chinese women

      Zuguo Mei, Hongtian Li, Mary K. Serdula, RAFAEL C. Flores-Ayala, Linlin Wang, Jian-Meng Liu and Laurence M. Grummer-Strawn

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22837

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      Disentangling the associations between parental BMI and offspring body composition using the four-component model

      Delan Devakumar, Carlos Grijalva-Eternod, Mario Cortina-Borja, Jane Williams, Mary Fewtrell and Jonathan Wells

      Version of Record online: 5 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22825

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      Blood pressure and the capacity-load model in 8-year-old children from Nepal: Testing the contributions of kidney size and intergenerational effects

      Jonathan C.K. Wells, Delan Devakumar, Carlos S. Grijalva-Eternod, Dharma S. Manandhar, Anthony Costello and David Osrin

      Version of Record online: 5 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22829

    4. Heterogeneity identified at birth and blood pressure in adulthood

      Timothy B. Gage, Furrina F. Lee, Erin K. O'Neill, JEFF Napierala and Gregory Dirienzo

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22828

  14. Short Reports

    1. Reduced morning cortisol concentration in saliva was associated with obesity: Evidence from community-dwelling adults in papua new guinea

      Ayako Morita, Kazumi Natsuhara, Gwendalyn Vengiau, Cindy Chia-Jung Chen, Shingo Odani, Tsukasa Inaoka, Kiyoshi Tadokoro, Kazuhiro Suda, Takuro Furusawa, Peter Siba, Suparat Phuanukoonnon and Masahiro Umezaki

      Version of Record online: 22 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22823

  15. Original Research Articles

    1. Cardiorespiratory fitness is related to metabolic risk independent of physical activity in boys but not girls from Southern Brazil

      Danilo Silva, André O. Werneck, Paul Collings, Crisieli M. Tomeleri, RôMulo A. Fernandes, Enio Ronque, Danielle Venturini, Décio S. Barbosa, Manuel J. Coelho-E-Silva, Luís B. Sardinha and Edilson S. Cyrino

      Version of Record online: 13 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22826

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    3. Physical fitness differences between rural and urban children from western Kenya

      Eric R. Castillo, Meshack K. Sang, Timothy K. Sigei, Heather L. Dingwall, Paul Okutoyi, Robert Ojiambo, Erik R. Otárola-Castillo, Yannis Pitsiladis and Daniel E. Lieberman

      Version of Record online: 28 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22822

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  17. Original Research Articles

    1. Biological aging and physical fitness in men aged 20–70 years from Kraków, Poland

      Stanisław Gołąb, Agnieszka Woronkowicz and Łukasz Kryst

      Version of Record online: 21 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22820

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  20. Short Reports

    1. Adiponectin, hemoglobin, and cardiovascular risk in an indigenous siberian population

      Elizabeth A. Streeter, Erica C. Squires, William R. Leonard, Larissa A. Tarskaia, Tatiana M. Klimova, Valentina I. Fedorova, Marina E. Baltakhinova, Vadim G. Krivoshapkin and J. Josh Snodgrass

      Version of Record online: 23 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22808

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