Robert Hedges

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Archaeology: sharp shift in diet at onset of Neolithic
    Michael P Richards
    Department of Archaeological Sciences, University of Bradford, Bradford BD7 1DP, UK
    Nature 425:366. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Correspondence between human diet, body composition and stable isotopic composition of hair and breath in Fijian villagers
    Robert Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Isotopes Environ Health Stud 45:1-17. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Collagen turnover in the adult femoral mid-shaft: modeled from anthropogenic radiocarbon tracer measurements
    Robert E M Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 133:808-16. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Where does our protein carbon come from?
    Robert Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, Dyson Perrins Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Br J Nutr 95:1031-2. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Trans-Atlantic slavery: isotopic evidence for forced migration to Barbados
    Hannes Schroeder
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 139:547-57. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of amino acid 13C abundance from human and faunal bone collagen using liquid chromatography/isotope ratio mass spectrometry
    James S O McCullagh
    University of Oxford, Research Laboratory for Archaeology, Dyson Perrins Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 20:2761-8. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Amino acid delta13C analysis of hair proteins and bone collagen using liquid chromatography/isotope ratio mass spectrometry: paleodietary implications from intra-individual comparisons
    Maanasa Raghavan
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, Dyson Perrins Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 24:541-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Archaeological verification: Puzzling out the past
    Robert Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology, University of Oxford, 6 Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3QJ, UK
    Nature 422:667. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Carbon isotope analysis of bulk keratin and single amino acids from British and North American hair
    James S O McCullagh
    University of Oxford, Research Laboratory for Archaeology, 6 Keble Road, Oxford, OX1 3QJ, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 19:3227-31. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Stable isotope variation in wool as a means to establish Turkish carpet provenance
    Robert E M Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford, 6 Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3QJ, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 19:3187-91. 2005

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Archaeology: sharp shift in diet at onset of Neolithic
    Michael P Richards
    Department of Archaeological Sciences, University of Bradford, Bradford BD7 1DP, UK
    Nature 425:366. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Correspondence between human diet, body composition and stable isotopic composition of hair and breath in Fijian villagers
    Robert Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Isotopes Environ Health Stud 45:1-17. 2009
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  3. ncbi request reprint Collagen turnover in the adult femoral mid-shaft: modeled from anthropogenic radiocarbon tracer measurements
    Robert E M Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 133:808-16. 2007
    ..4) Human femoral bone collagen isotopically reflects an individual's diet over a much longer period of time than 10 years, including a substantial portion of collagen synthesised during adolescence...
  4. ncbi request reprint Where does our protein carbon come from?
    Robert Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, Dyson Perrins Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Br J Nutr 95:1031-2. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Trans-Atlantic slavery: isotopic evidence for forced migration to Barbados
    Hannes Schroeder
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 139:547-57. 2009
    ..Instead, the data seem to suggest that they originated from at least three different areas, possibly including the Gold Coast and the Senegambia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of amino acid 13C abundance from human and faunal bone collagen using liquid chromatography/isotope ratio mass spectrometry
    James S O McCullagh
    University of Oxford, Research Laboratory for Archaeology, Dyson Perrins Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 20:2761-8. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Amino acid delta13C analysis of hair proteins and bone collagen using liquid chromatography/isotope ratio mass spectrometry: paleodietary implications from intra-individual comparisons
    Maanasa Raghavan
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, Dyson Perrins Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 24:541-8. 2010
    ..This application proposes that hair may be a useful complementary or alternative source of compound-specific paleodietary information...
  8. ncbi request reprint Archaeological verification: Puzzling out the past
    Robert Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology, University of Oxford, 6 Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3QJ, UK
    Nature 422:667. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Carbon isotope analysis of bulk keratin and single amino acids from British and North American hair
    James S O McCullagh
    University of Oxford, Research Laboratory for Archaeology, 6 Keble Road, Oxford, OX1 3QJ, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 19:3227-31. 2005
    ..2 per thousand in the UK and 7.9 per thousand in the USA. Dispensable and indispensable amino acids, as well as all individual amino acids measured, were enriched in samples from the USA compared with those from the UK...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stable isotope variation in wool as a means to establish Turkish carpet provenance
    Robert E M Hedges
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford, 6 Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3QJ, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 19:3187-91. 2005
    ..The results also provide additional insight into the natural variation found in archaeological faunal isotopic values, e.g. in bone collagen...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nitrogen balance and delta15N: why you're not what you eat during nutritional stress
    Benjamin T Fuller
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford, 6 Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3QJ, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 19:2497-506. 2005
    ..Potential applications of this research include the development of diagnostic techniques for tracking eating disorders, disease states, and nitrogen balance in archaeological, medical, and forensic cases...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nitrogen balance and delta15N: why you're not what you eat during pregnancy
    Benjamin T Fuller
    Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford, 6 Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3QJ, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 18:2889-96. 2004
    ..A potential application of this technique is the detection of fertility patterns in modern and ancient species that have tissues that linearly record stable isotope ratios through time...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predicting diet, trophic level and palaeoecology from bone stable isotope analysis: a comparative study of five red deer populations
    Rhiannon E Stevens
    School of Geography, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
    Oecologia 149:12-21. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Preparative separation of underivatized amino acids for compound-specific stable isotope analysis and radiocarbon dating of hydrolyzed bone collagen
    Jennifer A Tripp
    Department of Chemistry, University of Scranton, Loyola Hall of Science, Scranton, PA 18510, USA
    J Sep Sci 29:41-8. 2006
    ..The method produces single amino acids with little or no contamination from the separation process and allows for the measurement of accurate stable isotope ratios and pure samples for radiocarbon dating...
  15. ncbi request reprint Direct dating of archaeological pottery by compound-specific 14C analysis of preserved lipids
    Andrew W Stott
    Organic Geochemistry Unit, Biogeochemistry Research Centre, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, Cantock s Close, Bristol, BS8 1TS, UK
    Anal Chem 75:5037-45. 2003
    ..These findings constitute an important step forward to the direct dating of archaeological pottery...