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. 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

  2. Book Reviews

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  3. Original Research Articles

    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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Letters to Editor

    1. Could salivary cortisol predict preterm delivery? A biochemical evaluation

      Mehmet Agilli, Fevzi Nuri Aydin, Yasemin Gulcan Kurt and Tuncer Cayci

      Article first published online: 28 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22612

  9. Letters to the Editor

    1. Response to Agilli et al.

      James Lee, Ruby Fried, Zaneta Thayer and Christopher Kuzawa

      Article first published online: 28 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22611

  10. Original Research Articles

    1. 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

  11. Short Reports

  12. 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

    2. Salivary cortisol and α-amylase responses to repeated bouts of downhill running

      Andrew J. Mckune, Christopher W. Bach, Stuart J. Semple and Barry J. Dyer

      Article first published online: 22 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22605

  13. Short Reports

  14. Original Research Articles

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      Normalization of elevated cardiac, kidney, and hemolysis plasma markers within 48 h in Mexican Tarahumara runners following a 78 km race at moderate altitude

      Dirk L. Christensen, Diana Espino, Rocío Infante-Ramírez, Soren Brage, Dijana Terzic, Jens P. Goetze and Jesper Kjaergaard

      Article first published online: 22 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22607

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    3. Ancient DNA evidence reveals that the Y chromosome haplogroup Q1a1 admixed into the Han Chinese 3,000 years ago

      Yong-Bin Zhao, Ye Zhang, Hong-Jie Li, Ying-Qiu Cui, Hong Zhu and Hui Zhou

      Article first published online: 18 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22604

    4. Y-chromosome analysis in a Northwest Iberian population: Unraveling the impact of Northern African lineages

      Luis Alvarez, Estela Ciria, Sofia L. Marques, Cristina Santos and Maria Pilar Aluja

      Article first published online: 14 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22602

    5. Over the sands and far away: Interpreting an Iberian mitochondrial lineage with ancient Western African origins

      Antonio F. Pardiñas, José Luis Martínez, Agustín Roca, Eva García-Vazquez and Belén López

      Article first published online: 11 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22601

    6. A comparison of methods for assessing mortality risk

      Morgan E. Levine and Eileen M. Crimmins

      Article first published online: 4 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22595

  15. 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

  16. Methods Series (invited only)

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  17. Short Reports

    1. The effect of age on DNA concentration from whole saliva: Implications for the standard isolation method

      Patricia Gassó, Mireia Pagerols, Itziar Flamarique, Josefina Castro-Fornieles, Natalia Rodriguez, Sergi Mas, Sarah Curran, Katherine Aitchison, Paramala Santosh, Amalia Lafuente and The Stop Consortium

      Article first published online: 28 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22593

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  21. Reviews


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