Campbell Rolian

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc An assessment of orofacial clefts in Tanzania
    Mange Manyama
    Department of Anatomy, Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Oral Health 11:5. 2011
  2. doi Walking, running and the evolution of short toes in humans
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 212:713-21. 2009
  3. doi The coevolution of human hands and feet
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N4N1, Canada
    Evolution 64:1558-68. 2010
  4. doi Hand biomechanics during simulated stone tool use
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, University of Calgary, Health Research Innovation Centre 3AC64, 3330 Hospital Drive N W, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
    J Hum Evol 61:26-41. 2011
  5. ncbi Reassessing manual proportions in Australopithecus afarensis
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N4N1
    Am J Phys Anthropol 152:393-406. 2013
  6. ncbi Locomotor anatomy and biomechanics of the Dmanisi hominins
    Herman Pontzer
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Hum Evol 58:492-504. 2010
  7. doi Developmental basis of limb length in rodents: evidence for multiple divisions of labor in mechanisms of endochondral bone growth
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Evol Dev 10:15-28. 2008
  8. pmc The generation of variation and the developmental basis for evolutionary novelty
    Benedikt Hallgrimsson
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, McCaig Bone and Joint Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 318:501-17. 2012

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc An assessment of orofacial clefts in Tanzania
    Mange Manyama
    Department of Anatomy, Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Oral Health 11:5. 2011
    ..To date, little is known regarding the epidemiology and pattern of orofacial clefts in Tanzania...
  2. doi Walking, running and the evolution of short toes in humans
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 212:713-21. 2009
    ..The increased mechanical cost associated with long toes in running suggests that modern human forefoot proportions might have been selected for in the context of the evolution of endurance running...
  3. doi The coevolution of human hands and feet
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N4N1, Canada
    Evolution 64:1558-68. 2010
    ....
  4. doi Hand biomechanics during simulated stone tool use
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, University of Calgary, Health Research Innovation Centre 3AC64, 3330 Hospital Drive N W, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
    J Hum Evol 61:26-41. 2011
    ..Our data support the hypothesis that evolutionary increases in thumb length, robusticity, and thenar muscle mass enabled Homo to produce more force and to tolerate higher joint stresses during tool use...
  5. ncbi Reassessing manual proportions in Australopithecus afarensis
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N4N1
    Am J Phys Anthropol 152:393-406. 2013
    ..Functionally, these results suggest Au. afarensis could not produce precision grips with the same efficiency as modern humans, which may in part account for the absence of lithic technology in this fossil taxon...
  6. ncbi Locomotor anatomy and biomechanics of the Dmanisi hominins
    Herman Pontzer
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Hum Evol 58:492-504. 2010
    ..Primitive retentions in the Dmanisi foot suggest that locomotor evolution continued through the early Pleistocene...
  7. doi Developmental basis of limb length in rodents: evidence for multiple divisions of labor in mechanisms of endochondral bone growth
    Campbell Rolian
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Evol Dev 10:15-28. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc The generation of variation and the developmental basis for evolutionary novelty
    Benedikt Hallgrimsson
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, McCaig Bone and Joint Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 318:501-17. 2012
    ..e., "evo-devo") but of evolutionary biology more generally. We explore this definition of novelty in light of four examples that range from the obvious to subtle...