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: 1.7

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 21/84 (Anthropology); 29/85 (Biology)

Online ISSN: 1520-6300


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  1. Book Reviews

  2. 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

      Article first published 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

      Article first published 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

      Article first published 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

      Article first published online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22828

  3. Short Reports

    1. Assessment of cardiovascular disease risk factors in a genetically homogenous population of Parsi Zoroastrians in the United States: A pilot study

      Itzel Vazquez-Vidal, Geetha Chittoor, Sandra Laston, Sobha Puppala, Zeeba Kayani, Kaizeen Mody, Anthony G. Comuzzie, Shelley A. Cole and V. Saroja Voruganti

      Article first published online: 28 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22834

    2. 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

      Article first published online: 22 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22823

  4. 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

      Article first published 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

      Article first published online: 28 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22822

  5. Short Reports

  6. 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

      Article first published online: 21 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22820

  7. Methods Series (invited only)

  8. Reviews

    1. Does human ejaculate quality relate to phenotypic traits?

      Austin John Jeffery, Michael N. Pham, Todd K. Shackelford and Bernhard Fink

      Article first published online: 2 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22805

  9. Short Reports

    1. The relation between physical activity, fitness, and fatness in adolescents: A mediation analysis

      Sigurbjörn Árni Arngrímsson and Anna SigríĐur Ólafsdóttir

      Article first published online: 1 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22813

  10. Original Research Articles

  11. 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

      Article first published online: 23 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22808

    2. Maternal maya ancestry and birth weight in Yucatan, Mexico

      Hugo Azcorra, Adriana Vázquez-Vázquez, Nina Mendez, Juan Carlos Salazar and Sudip Datta-Banik

      Article first published online: 20 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22806

  12. Original Research Articles

    1. Accelerometer-measured physical activity among older adults in urban India: Results of a study on global AGEing and adult health substudy

      J. Josh Snodgrass, Melissa A. Liebert, Tara J. Cepon-Robins, Tyler M. Barrett, Arvind Mathur, Somnath Chatterji and Paul Kowal

      Article first published online: 14 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22803

    2. Modeling longitudinal changes in hypertensive and waist phenotype: The oporto growth, health, and performance study

      Michele Souza, Joey Eisenmann, Fernanda Santos, Thayse Gomes, Sara Pereira, Claudia Forjaz and José Maia

      Article first published online: 30 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22799

    3. Ethnic differences in the consistency and accuracy of perceived exertion

      S. Katherine Sweatt, Jane Roy, Paula Chandler-Laney, Gordon Fisher, David Brock and Gary Hunter

      Article first published online: 30 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22801

    4. Biosocial correlates and spatial distribution of consanguinity in South America

      Ruben Bronberg, Juan Gili, Lucas Gimenez, Jose Dipierri and Jorge Lopez Camelo

      Article first published online: 30 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22802

    5. Predictive validity of the body adiposity index in costa rican students

      Elizabeth Carpio-Rivera, Jessenia Hernández-Elizondo, Alejandro Salicetti-Fonseca, Andrea Solera-Herrera and José Moncada-Jiménez

      Article first published online: 26 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22800

    6. Anthropometric measurement standardization in the US-affiliated pacific: Report from the Children's Healthy Living Program

      Fenfang Li, Lynne R. Wilkens, Rachel Novotny, Marie K. Fialkowski, Yvette C. Paulino, Randall Nelson, Andrea Bersamin, Ursula Martin, Jonathan Deenik and Carol J. Boushey

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22796

    7. FTO polymorphism, cardiorespiratory fitness, and obesity in Brazilian youth

      Cézane Priscila Reuter, Andréia Rosane De Moura Valim, Anelise Reis Gaya, Tássia Silvana Borges, Elisa Inês Klinger, Lia Gonçalves Possuelo, Silvia Isabel Rech Franke, Lívia Kmetzsch, Marilene Henning Vainstein, Daniel Prá and Miria Suzana Burgos

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22798

  13. Short Report

    1. The rs387907171 SNP in TYRP1 is not associated with blond hair color on the Island of Bougainville

      Heather L. Norton, Megan Hanna, Elizabeth Werren and Jonathan Friedlaender

      Article first published online: 9 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22795

  14. Original Research Articles

  15. Short Reports

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      Plasma amino acid profiles in healthy East Asian subpopulations living in Japan

      Hidehiro Nakamura, Natsumi Nishikata, Nobuhiro Kawai, Akira Imaizumi, Hiroshi Miyano, Maiko Mori, Hiroshi Yamamoto and Yasushi Noguchi

      Article first published online: 26 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22787

  16. Original Research Articles

    1. Women's facial attractiveness is related to their body mass index but not their salivary cortisol

      Chengyang Han, Amanda C. Hahn, Claire I. Fisher, Lisa M. Debruine and Benedict C. Jones

      Article first published online: 26 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22792

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    3. Validity of self-reported vitamin D deficiency among midlife Arab women living in Qatar

      Linda M. Gerber, Ashley E. Giambrone, Hala M. Al-Ali and Mohamud A. Verjee

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22766

    4. Lactase non-persistence and general patterns of dairy intake in indigenous and mestizo chilean populations

      Catalina I. Fernández, Nicolás Montalva, Macarena Arias, Macarena Hevia, Mauricio L. Moraga and Sergio V. Flores

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22775

    5. Season of birth influences the timing of first menstruation

      Katarzyna Kliś, Krzysztof Jarzebak, Beata Borowska-Strugińska, Agnieszka Mulawa, Martyna Żurawiecka and Iwona Wronka

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22783

    6. The association between economic development, lifestyle differentiation, and C-reactive protein concentration within rural communities in Hainan Island, China

      Yosuke Inoue, Andrew Stickley, Aki Yazawa, Dandan Li, Jianwei Du, Yuming Jin, Yan Chen and Chiho Watanabe

      Article first published online: 22 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22771

    7. Genetic structure of the Kuwaiti population revealed by paternal lineages

      Soumaya Triki-Fendri, Paula Sánchez-Diz, Danel Rey-González, Suad Alfadhli, Imen Ayadi, Riadh Ben Marzoug, Ángel Carracedo and Ahmed Rebai

      Article first published online: 21 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22773

    8. Chest circumference and sitting height among children and adolescents from Lhasa, tibet compared to other high altitude populations

      Huanjiu Xi, Zhao Chen, Wenhui Li, Youfeng Wen, Hailong Zhang, Yanjie Xiao, Suwei Liu, Linguo Pei, Meizhi Zhang, Po Lv, Fu Ren, Keqiang Huang, Liping Ye, Chunshan Li and Liguang Zhao

      Article first published online: 7 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22772

    9. Differential impact of consanguineous marriages on autosomal recessive diseases in Tunisia

      Nizar Ben Halim, Sana Hsouna, Khaled Lasram, Insaf Rejeb, Asma Walha, Faten Talmoudi, Habib Messai, Ahlem Sabrine Ben Brick, Houyem Ouragini, Wafa Cherif, Majdi Nagara, Faten Ben Rhouma, Ibtissem Chouchene, Farah Ouechtati, Yosra Bouyacoub, Mariem Ben Rekaya, Olfa Messaoud, Slim Ben Ammar, Leila El Matri, Neji Tebib, Marie F. Ben Dridi, Mourad Mokni, Ahlem Amouri, Rym Kefi and Sonia Abdelhak

      Article first published online: 16 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22764

  17. Short Reports

    1. Body mass index and waist circumference are not good surrogate indicators of adiposity in psychogeriatric patients

      Ma Alicia Camina Martín, Beatriz De Mateo Silleras, Alberto Miján De La Torre, Sara Barrera Ortega, Luis Domínguez Rodríguez and Ma Paz Redondo Del Río

      Article first published online: 16 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22765

  18. Letter to editor


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