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. Expression and functional proteomic analyses of osteocytes from Xenopus laevis tested under mechanical stress conditions: preliminary observations on an appropriate new animal model

    Jessika Bertacchini, Marta Benincasa, Marta Checchi, Francesco Cavani, Alberto Smargiassi, Marzia Ferretti and Carla Palumbo

    Version of Record online: 19 SEP 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12685

  2. The fibular meniscus of the kangaroo as an adaptation against external tibial rotation during saltatorial locomotion

    Adrian C. Miller, Martin A. Cake and Natalie M. Warburton

    Version of Record online: 19 SEP 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12683

  3. Merkel cells and Meissner's corpuscles in human digital skin display Piezo2 immunoreactivity

    Y. García-Mesa, J. García-Piqueras, B. García, J. Feito, R. Cabo, J. Cobo, J. A. Vega and O. García-Suárez

    Version of Record online: 14 SEP 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12688

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    The vertebrate heart: an evolutionary perspective

    Andrea Stephenson, Justin W. Adams and Mauro Vaccarezza

    Version of Record online: 14 SEP 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12687

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    Mosasaurs and snakes have a periodontal ligament: timing and extent of calcification, not tissue complexity, determines tooth attachment mode in reptiles

    Aaron R. H. LeBlanc, Denis O. Lamoureux and Michael W. Caldwell

    Version of Record online: 12 SEP 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/joa.12686


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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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