Journal of Anatomy

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Edited By: Julia Clarke, Thomas Gillingwater, Anthony Graham, Stefan Milz

Impact Factor: 2.182

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 3/21 (Anatomy & Morphology)

Online ISSN: 1469-7580

Associated Title(s): Aging Cell

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  1. Comparative anatomy of zebrafish paired and median fin muscles: basis for functional, developmental, and macroevolutionary studies

    Natalia Siomava and Rui Diogo

    Version of Record online: 17 NOV 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12728

  2. 3D analysis of sexual dimorphism in size, shape and breathing kinematics of human lungs

    Nicole Torres-Tamayo, Daniel García-Martínez, Stephanie Lois Zlolniski, Isabel Torres-Sánchez, Francisco García-Río and Markus Bastir

    Version of Record online: 17 NOV 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12743

  3. The incidence of bent dorsal fins in free-ranging cetaceans

    F. Alves, J. R. Towers, R. W. Baird, G. Bearzi, S. Bonizzoni, R. Ferreira, Z. Halicka, A. Alessandrini, A. H. Kopelman, C. Yzoard, M. H. Rasmussen, C. G. Bertulli, E. Jourdain, A. Gullan, D. Rocha, K. Hupman, M.-T. Mrusczok, F. I. P. Samarra, S. Magalhães, C. R. Weir, J. K. B. Ford and A. Dinis

    Version of Record online: 17 NOV 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12729

  4. The endocranial shape of Australopithecus africanus: surface analysis of the endocasts of Sts 5 and Sts 60

    Amélie Beaudet, Jean Dumoncel, Frikkie de Beer, Stanley Durrleman, Emmanuel Gilissen, Anna Oettlé, Gérard Subsol, John Francis Thackeray and José Braga

    Version of Record online: 16 NOV 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12745

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    The evolution of the manus of early theropod dinosaurs is characterized by high inter- and intraspecific variation

    Daniel E. Barta, Sterling J. Nesbitt and Mark A. Norell

    Version of Record online: 8 NOV 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12719


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2016 Winner:

Developmental origin of the clavicle, and its implications for the evolution of the neck and the paired appendages in vertebrates
Hiroshi Nagashima, Fumiaki Sugahara, Keisuke Watanabe, Masahiro Shibata, Akina Chiba and Noboru Sato

2016 Runners Up:

Quantitative imaging of tissue sections using infared scanning technology
Samantha L.Eaton, Elizabeth Cumyn, Declan King, Rachel A. Kline, Sarah M. Carpanini, Jorge Del-Pozo, Rona Barron and Thomas M. Wishart

Three-dimensional reconstruction of Haversian systems in human cortical bone using synchrotron radiation-based micro-CT: morphology and quantification of branching and transverse connections across age
Isabel S.Maggiano, Corey M.Maggiano, John G.Clement, C. David L. Thomas, Yasmin Carter and David M.L Cooper

Structure and function of the mammalian middle ear. I: Large middle ears in small desert mammals
Matthew J. Mason

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