M Henneberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Growth of specific muscle strength between 6 and 18 years in contrasting socioeconomic conditions
    M Henneberg
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 5005 South Australia, Australia
    Am J Phys Anthropol 115:62-70. 2001
  2. pmc New perspectives on evolutionary medicine: the relevance of microevolution for human health and disease
    Frank Jakobus Rühli
    Centre for Evolutionary Medicine, Institute of Anatomy, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, Zurich, 8057, Switzerland
    BMC Med 11:115. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Hominins are a single lineage: brain and body size variability does not reflect postulated taxonomic diversity of hominins
    M Henneberg
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Medical School, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide SA 5005, Australia
    Homo 55:21-37. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Body frame dimensions are related to obesity and fatness: Lean trunk size, skinfolds, and body mass index
    Maciej Henneberg
    University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Am J Hum Biol 22:83-91. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary origins of human brain and spirituality
    Maciej Henneberg
    Biological Anthropology and Comparative Anatomy Research Unit, University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5005, Australia
    Anthropol Anz 67:427-38. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the growth of children and physical status of adults in two Aboriginal communities in South Australia
    M Henneberg
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Am J Hum Biol 13:603-11. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Writing with the non-dominant hand: cross-handedness trainability in adult individuals
    L Walker
    Anatomical Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Laterality 12:121-30. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Recognition by forensic facial approximation: case specific examples and empirical tests
    C N Stephan
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia 5005
    Forensic Sci Int 156:182-91. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Are hyperostosis frontalis interna and leptin linked? a hypothetical approach about hormonal influence on human microevolution
    F J Rühli
    Biological Anthropology and Comparative Anatomy Research Unit, Department of Anatomical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Med Hypotheses 58:378-81. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Variation in hominid brain size: how much is due to method?
    C de Miguel
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Homo 52:3-58. 2001

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Growth of specific muscle strength between 6 and 18 years in contrasting socioeconomic conditions
    M Henneberg
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 5005 South Australia, Australia
    Am J Phys Anthropol 115:62-70. 2001
    ..Differences in muscle metabolism and hormonal regulation must also be considered...
  2. pmc New perspectives on evolutionary medicine: the relevance of microevolution for human health and disease
    Frank Jakobus Rühli
    Centre for Evolutionary Medicine, Institute of Anatomy, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, Zurich, 8057, Switzerland
    BMC Med 11:115. 2013
    ..Also, analyzing historic tissue specimens such as mummies is crucial in order to address the molecular evolution of pathogens, of the human genome, and their coadaptations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hominins are a single lineage: brain and body size variability does not reflect postulated taxonomic diversity of hominins
    M Henneberg
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Medical School, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide SA 5005, Australia
    Homo 55:21-37. 2004
    ..Thus, with respect to these characteristics, all hominins appear to be a single gradually evolving lineage...
  4. doi request reprint Body frame dimensions are related to obesity and fatness: Lean trunk size, skinfolds, and body mass index
    Maciej Henneberg
    University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Am J Hum Biol 22:83-91. 2010
    ..Frame size may help to detect the risk of obesity among young adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary origins of human brain and spirituality
    Maciej Henneberg
    Biological Anthropology and Comparative Anatomy Research Unit, University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5005, Australia
    Anthropol Anz 67:427-38. 2009
    ..God is a consequence of natural evolution. Whether a deity is a cause of this evolution is difficult to discover, but existence of a deity cannot be questioned...
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the growth of children and physical status of adults in two Aboriginal communities in South Australia
    M Henneberg
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Am J Hum Biol 13:603-11. 2001
    ..Factors such as disease load, psychosocial pressures, or specific nutrient shortages may be involved...
  7. ncbi request reprint Writing with the non-dominant hand: cross-handedness trainability in adult individuals
    L Walker
    Anatomical Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Laterality 12:121-30. 2007
    ..The quality of non-preferred-hand writing achieved was unrelated to age. We postulate that handedness, in terms of actual performance, may be less pronounced than is suggested by studies of hand preference...
  8. ncbi request reprint Recognition by forensic facial approximation: case specific examples and empirical tests
    C N Stephan
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia 5005
    Forensic Sci Int 156:182-91. 2006
    ..The usefulness of facial approximation techniques is discussed within the context of this case and more broadly. Methods used to assess the accuracy of facial approximations are also discussed and further evaluated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Are hyperostosis frontalis interna and leptin linked? a hypothetical approach about hormonal influence on human microevolution
    F J Rühli
    Biological Anthropology and Comparative Anatomy Research Unit, Department of Anatomical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Med Hypotheses 58:378-81. 2002
    ..This, being related to the higher level of leptin caused an increase of localized bony overgrowth like hyperostosis frontalis interna...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variation in hominid brain size: how much is due to method?
    C de Miguel
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Homo 52:3-58. 2001
    ..63 (4.83(0.9995)DATE) Essentially the same curve fits subsamples of CC dated at less than 1 Ma and at 3.2-1.0 Ma. This has several implications for the nature of the Darwinian process to be reconstructed...
  11. pmc Anatomy of the nasal profile
    K J Anderson
    Biological Anthropology and Comparative Anatomy Research Unit, School of Medical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5005, Australia
    J Anat 213:210-6. 2008
    ..The actual profile contour of the dorsum does not follow the profile of the nasal bones or the septal cartilage. These results may influence the current use of nasal guidelines in forensic facial approximation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Why did they lie? Socio-economic bias in reporting menarcheal age
    M D Artaria
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Ann Hum Biol 27:561-9. 2000
    ..To show that socio-economically dependent cultural bias distorts results of the status quo method of estimating age at first menstruation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Building faces from dry skulls: are they recognized above chance rates?
    C N Stephan
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Forensic Sci 46:432-40. 2001
    ..Evidence from this experiment supports suggestions by others that facial approximation should be used in forensic science when all other methods of identification have failed and only to provide tentative identification...
  14. doi request reprint Evolution of human tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of paleopathological evidence
    K L Holloway
    Biological Anthropology and Comparative Anatomy Unit, University of Adelaide, 5005 Adelaide, Australia
    Homo 62:402-58. 2011
    ..01). These findings are an important addition to the current knowledge of the evolution of the disease and the Mycobacterium tuberculosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Radiographic method to assess the prevalence of sacral spina bifida occulta
    T L Albrecht
    School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Clin Anat 20:170-4. 2007
    ..Eighteen cadavers (34%) showed only S5 open, and interestingly, no sacra were recorded as having the dorsal sacral arch completely closed. A study of a larger sample will follow using the validated X-ray technique...
  16. ncbi request reprint Human osseous intervertebral foramen width
    F J Rühli
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, 5005 Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Phys Anthropol 129:177-88. 2006
    ..These data could also explore the peculiarities of the intervertebral foramen, such as its reverse sex dimorphism...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the human brain: is bigger better?
    M Henneberg
    Wood Jones Chair of Anthropological and Comparative Anatomy, Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 25:745-9. 1998
    ..The exceptional mental abilities of humans may be a result of functional rather than anatomical evolution...
  18. pmc The relationship of the number of Meissner's corpuscles to dermatoglyphic characters and finger size
    Y K Dillon
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Anat 199:577-84. 2001
    ..These results suggest that for both the left and right hand in males and females, there is a similar number of Meissner's corpuscles for both the index and ring fingers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Medicine may be reducing the human capacity to survive
    C N Stephan
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5000, South Australia
    Med Hypotheses 57:633-7. 2001
    ..If medical treatment becomes ineffective, extensive mortality is expected since fit disease processes will be unleashed on unfit human populations. It appears that a possible answer to these problems may be found in gene therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Age-dependent changes of the normal human spine during adulthood
    F J Rühli
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Adelaide, 5005 Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Hum Biol 17:460-9. 2005
    ..Because of the absence of a significant secular alteration of stature within the well-recorded sample, we exclude secular change in body dimensions as a major bias...
  21. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of tarsal coalitions and tarsal joint variants in a recent cadaver sample and its possible significance
    F J Rühli
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Clin Anat 16:411-5. 2003
    ..The supposed secular increase in the prevalence of TC as well as the high number of anatomical variants could reflect a short-term response to altered life-style or a microevolutionary trend due to relaxed selection...
  22. pmc Pygmoid Australomelanesian Homo sapiens skeletal remains from Liang Bua, Flores: population affinities and pathological abnormalities
    T Jacob
    Laboratory of Bioanthropology and Paleoanthropology, Gadjah Mada University Faculty of Medicine, Yogyakarta 55281, Indonesia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:13421-6. 2006
    ..sapiens population but individually shows signs of a developmental abnormality, including microcephaly. Additional mandibular and postcranial remains from the site share small body size but not microcephaly...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hyperostosis frontalis interna: archaeological evidence of possible microevolution of human sex steroids?
    F J Rühli
    Arbeitsgruppe Klinische Paläopathologie, Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Balgrist und Medizinhistorisches Institut, Universitat Zurich, Switzerland
    Homo 55:91-9. 2004
    ..This unique specimen supports earlier suggestions of the possible microevolution of human endocrine regulation, e.g. by sex steroids, and its pathoanatomical impact...