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: 1.928

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 11/81 (Anthropology); 25/83 (Biology)

Online ISSN: 1520-6300


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  1. Original Research Articles

    1. The relationship between facial shape asymmetry and attractiveness in Mexican students

      Arodi Farrera, María Villanueva, Mirsha Quinto-Sánchez and Rolando González-José

      Article first published online: 17 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22657

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      Increasing parental age at childbirth is associated with greater insulin sensitivity and more favorable metabolic profile in overweight adult male offspring

      Benjamin B. Albert, Martin De Bock, José G.B. Derraik, Christine M. Brennan, Janene B. Biggs, Paul L. Hofman and Wayne S Cutfield

      Article first published online: 13 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22654

  2. Short Reports

    1. Origins of marronage: Mitochondrial lineages of Jamaica's Accompong Town Maroons

      Nicole Madrilejo, Holden Lombard and Jada Benn Torres

      Article first published online: 13 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22656

  3. Original Research Articles

    1. Scaling of adult regional body mass and body composition as a whole to height: Relevance to body shape and body mass index

      John M. Schuna Jr., Courtney M. Peterson, Diana M. Thomas, Moonseong Heo, Sangmo Hong, Woong Choi and Steven B. Heymsfield

      Article first published online: 8 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22653

  4. Short Reports

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      Hormonal evidence of selection in utero revisited

      R.A. Catalano, R.J. Currier and D. Steinsaltz

      Article first published online: 8 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22655

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  6. Original Research Articles

    1. Applying the community partnership approach to human biology research

      Julia Ravenscroft, Lawrence M. Schell and Tewentahawih′tha′ Cole

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22652

    2. Development, validation, and use of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for assessing protein intake in Papua New Guinean Highlanders

      Ayako Morita, Kazumi Natsuhara, Eriko Tomitsuka, Shingo Odani, Jun Baba, Kiyoshi Tadokoro, Katsura Igai, Andrew R. Greenhill, Paul F. Horwood, Kevin W. Soli, Suparat Phuanukoonnon, Peter M. Siba and Masahiro Umezaki

      Article first published online: 3 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22647

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  8. Original Research Articles

    1. Prevalence of overweight and obesity in older Mexican adults and its association with physical activity and related factors: An analysis of the study on global ageing and adult health

      Gabriela Rivas-Marino, Joel Negin, Arón Salinas-Rodríguez, Betty Manrique-Espinoza, Kirstin N. Sterner, Josh Snodgrass and Paul Kowal

      Article first published online: 22 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22642

  9. Reviews

    1. Translating human biology (introduction to special issue)

      Alexandra A. Brewis and James J. Mckenna

      Article first published online: 22 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22646

  10. Original Research Articles

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      Relative leg length is associated with type 2 diabetes differently according to pubertal timing: The Brazilian longitudinal study of adult health

      Noel T. Mueller, Bruce B. Duncan, Sandhi M. Barreto, Dora Chor, Alvaro Vigo, Estela M.L. Aquino, Ellen W. Demerath and Maria Inês Schmidt

      Article first published online: 18 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22641

    2. Comparison of total body and abdominal adiposity indexes to dual x-ray absorptiometry scan in obese adolescents

      David Thivel, Grace O'Malley, Bruno Pereira, Pascale Duché and Julien Aucouturier

      Article first published online: 18 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22643

    3. Diurnal variation in salivary cortisol across age classes in Ache Amerindian males of Paraguay

      Dorsa Amir, Peter T. Ellison, Kim R. Hill and Richard G. Bribiescas

      Article first published online: 18 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22645

    4. Stable isotopes (carbon, nitrogen, sulfur), diet, and anthropometry in urban Colombian women: Investigating socioeconomic differences

      Richard L. Bender, Darna L. Dufour, Luciano O. Valenzuela, Thure E. Cerling, Matt Sponheimer, Julio C. Reina and James R. Ehleringer

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22640

    5. Secular trends in physical fitness of Mozambican school-aged children and adolescents

      Fernanda Karina Dos Santos, António Prista, Thayse Natacha Queiroz Ferreira Gomes, Timóteo Daca, Aspacia Madeira, Peter T. Katzmarzyk and José António Ribeiro Maia

      Article first published online: 6 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22638

  11. Reviews

  12. Original Research Articles

  13. Short Reports

  14. Original Research Articles

    1. School day and weekend patterns of physical activity in urban 11-year-olds: A cross-cultural comparison

      Gregor Jurak, Maroje Sorić, Gregor Starc, Marjeta Kovač, Marjeta Mišigoj-Duraković, Katarina Borer and Janko Strel

      Article first published online: 1 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22637

    2. A mechanistic approach to tracing anthropometric charts: The extended mechanistic growth function method

      Elena Spada, Giulio Gilli, Alessandra Coscia and Silvano Milani

      Article first published online: 1 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22635

    3. Leptin, adiponectin, and heart rate variability among police officers

      Luenda E. Charles, Cecil M. Burchfiel, Khachatur Sarkisian, Shengqiao Li, Diane B. Miller, Ja K. Gu, Desta Fekedulegn, John M. Violanti and Michael E. Andrew

      Article first published online: 1 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22636

  15. Original Research Article

    1. Translating obesity: Navigating the front lines of the “war on fat”

      Sarah Trainer, Alexandra Brewis, Daniel Hruschka and Deborah Williams

      Article first published online: 24 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22623

  16. Short Reports

    1. Determining osteoporosis risk in older Colono adults from rural Amazonian Ecuador using calcaneal ultrasonometry

      Felicia C. Madimenos, Melissa A. Liebert, Tara J. Cepon-Robins, J. Josh Snodgrass and Lawrence S. Sugiyama

      Article first published online: 20 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22626

  17. Original Research Articles

    1. Relationships between digit ratio (2D:4D) and female competitive rowing performance

      Melissa J. Hull, Natasha K. Schranz, John T. Manning and Grant R. Tomkinson

      Article first published online: 20 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22627

    2. Do physical activity and sedentary behavior relate to cardio-metabolic risk factor clustering in indigenous Siberian adults?

      Hannah J. Wilson, William R. Leonard, Larissa A. Tarskaia, Tatiana M. Klimova, Vadim G. Krivoshapkin and J. Josh Snodgrass

      Article first published online: 17 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22625

  18. Short Reports

    1. Examining the utility of thresholds for aerobic fitness related to resting blood pressure and BMI in portuguese children

      Michael J. Duncan, Clarice Martins, Gustavo Silva, José Carlos Ribeiro, José Oliveira, Andreia Pizarro, Jorge Mota and Luisa Aires

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22624

  19. Original Research Articles

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      Parental childhood growth and offspring birthweight: Pooled analyses from four birth cohorts in low and middle income countries

      O.Y. Addo, A.D. Stein, C.H.D Fall, D.P. Gigante, A.M. Guntupalli, B.L. Horta, C.W. Kuzawa, N. Lee, S.A. Norris, C. Osmond, P. Prabhakaran, L.M. Richter, H.P.S. Sachdev, R. Martorell and and on Behalf of the Cohorts Group

      Article first published online: 3 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22614

    2. A meta-analysis of pica and micronutrient status

      Diana Miao, Sera L. Young and Christopher D. Golden

      Article first published online: 26 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22598

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  21. Original Research Articles

    1. Continuous decrease of consanguineous marriages among arabs in israel

      Wasef Na'amnih, Orly Romano-Zelekha, Ahmed Kabaha, Liza Pollack Rubin, Natalya Bilenko, Lutfi Jaber, Mira Honovich and Tamy Shohat

      Article first published online: 25 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22610

  22. Short Reports

    1. Area-level socioeconomic disparities impact adult overweight and obesity risks of han ethnicity in China

      Dapeng Zhao, Lianbin Zheng, Yonglan Li, Keli Yu and Xinghua Zhang

      Article first published online: 4 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22596

  23. Methods Series (invited only)

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  24. Reviews


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