Daniel E Lieberman

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The evolutionary developmental biology of tinkering: an introduction to the challenge
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Novartis Found Symp 284:1-19; discussion 110-5. 2007
  2. pmc The evolution and development of cranial form in Homosapiens
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:1134-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A geometric morphometric analysis of heterochrony in the cranium of chimpanzees and bonobos
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Peabody Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Hum Evol 52:647-62. 2007
  4. pmc Spatial packing, cranial base angulation, and craniofacial shape variation in the mammalian skull: testing a new model using mice
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Departments of Anthropology and Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Anat 212:720-35. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The human gluteus maximus and its role in running
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:2143-55. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Foot strike patterns and collision forces in habitually barefoot versus shod runners
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, 11 Divinity Avenue, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 463:531-5. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Testing hypotheses about tinkering in the fossil record: the case of the human skull
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 302:284-301. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of food processing on masticatory strain and craniofacial growth in a retrognathic face
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Peabody Museum, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Hum Evol 46:655-77. 2004
  9. doi request reprint What we can learn about running from barefoot running: an evolutionary medical perspective
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 40:63-72. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Optimization of bone growth and remodeling in response to loading in tapered mammalian limbs
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Peabody Museum, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge Massachusetts 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 206:3125-38. 2003

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint The evolutionary developmental biology of tinkering: an introduction to the challenge
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Novartis Found Symp 284:1-19; discussion 110-5. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc The evolution and development of cranial form in Homosapiens
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:1134-9. 2002
    ..The existence of these autapomorphies supports the hypothesis that AMHS is a distinct species from taxa of "archaic" Homo (e.g., Homo neanderthalensis)...
  3. ncbi request reprint A geometric morphometric analysis of heterochrony in the cranium of chimpanzees and bonobos
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Peabody Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Hum Evol 52:647-62. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Spatial packing, cranial base angulation, and craniofacial shape variation in the mammalian skull: testing a new model using mice
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Departments of Anthropology and Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Anat 212:720-35. 2008
    ..The results illustrate the degree to which the cranial base is centrally embedded within the covariation structure of the craniofacial complex as a whole...
  5. ncbi request reprint The human gluteus maximus and its role in running
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:2143-55. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Foot strike patterns and collision forces in habitually barefoot versus shod runners
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, 11 Divinity Avenue, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 463:531-5. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Testing hypotheses about tinkering in the fossil record: the case of the human skull
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 302:284-301. 2004
    ..This kind of phenotype-to-genotype approach is a useful and important complement to more standard genotype-to-phenotype approaches, and may help to identify candidate genes involved in the origin of modern human craniofacial form...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of food processing on masticatory strain and craniofacial growth in a retrognathic face
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Peabody Museum, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Hum Evol 46:655-77. 2004
    ..The results support the hypothesis that food processing techniques have led to decreased facial growth in the mandibular and maxillary arches in recent human populations...
  9. doi request reprint What we can learn about running from barefoot running: an evolutionary medical perspective
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 40:63-72. 2012
    ..Because humans evolved to run barefoot, a barefoot running style that minimizes impact peaks and provides increased proprioception and foot strength, is hypothesized to help avoid injury, regardless of whether one is wearing shoes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Optimization of bone growth and remodeling in response to loading in tapered mammalian limbs
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Peabody Museum, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge Massachusetts 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 206:3125-38. 2003
    ..As animals age, periosteal modeling rates decline and Haversian remodeling rates increase, but moderate levels of mechanical loading stimulate neither process significantly...
  11. ncbi request reprint The evolution of marathon running : capabilities in humans
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology and Organismic, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Sports Med 37:288-90. 2007
    ..Human endurance running performance capabilities compare favourably with those of other mammals and probably emerged sometime around 2 million years ago in order to help meat-eating hominids compete with other carnivores...
  12. doi request reprint Control and function of arm swing in human walking and running
    Herman Pontzer
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, 119 McMillan Hall, Saint Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Exp Biol 212:523-34. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Effects of footwear and strike type on running economy
    Daniel P Perl
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1335-43. 2012
    ..This study tests if running economy differs in minimal shoes versus standard running shoes with cushioned elevated heels and arch supports and in forefoot versus rearfoot strike gaits...
  14. ncbi request reprint Variation in estradiol level affects cortical bone growth in response to mechanical loading in sheep
    Maureen J Devlin
    Department of Anthropology, Peabody Museum, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 210:602-13. 2007
    ..Efforts to model the relationship between environmental strain and bone morphology should include the effects of physiological variation in hormone levels...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bite force and occlusal stress production in hominin evolution
    Carolyn M Eng
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 151:544-57. 2013
    ..The results also suggest that australopiths had ape-like bite force capabilities...
  16. pmc Elastic energy storage in the shoulder and the evolution of high-speed throwing in Homo
    Neil T Roach
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 498:483-6. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint The aging of Wolff's "law": ontogeny and responses to mechanical loading in cortical bone
    Osbjorn M Pearson
    Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87198 1086, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol . 2004
    ..Efforts to infer function from shape in the human skeleton should be based on biomechanical and developmental models that are experimentally tested and validated...
  19. doi request reprint Foot strike and injury rates in endurance runners: a retrospective study
    Adam I Daoud
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1325-34. 2012
    ..This retrospective study tests if runners who habitually forefoot strike have different rates of injury than runners who habitually rearfoot strike...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fetal load and the evolution of lumbar lordosis in bipedal hominins
    Katherine K Whitcome
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 450:1075-8. 2007
    ..Similarly dimorphic morphologies in fossil vertebrae of Australopithecus suggest that this adaptation to fetal load preceded the evolution of Homo...
  21. doi request reprint A Wolff in sheep's clothing: trabecular bone adaptation in response to changes in joint loading orientation
    Meir M Barak
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, 04103, Germany
    Bone 49:1141-51. 2011
    ..Overall, these results demonstrate that trabecular bone dynamically adjusts and realigns itself in very precise relation to changes in peak loading direction, indicating that Wolff's law is not only accurate but also highly sensitive...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predicting long bone loading from cross-sectional geometry
    Daniel E Lieberman
    Department of Anthropology, Peabody Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 123:156-71. 2004
    ..In addition, cross-sectional properties do not necessarily provide reliable data on the orientations of loads to which bones are subjected...
  23. doi request reprint Of mice, rats and men: trabecular bone architecture in mammals scales to body mass with negative allometry
    Meir Max Barak
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Struct Biol 183:123-31. 2013
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  24. pmc Trabecular evidence for a human-like gait in Australopithecus africanus
    Meir M Barak
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e77687. 2013
    ..These results indicate that Au. africanus, like Homo, walked with an efficient, extended lower limb. ..
  25. pmc The effect of humeral torsion on rotational range of motion in the shoulder and throwing performance
    Neil Thomas Roach
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Anat 220:293-301. 2012
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  26. ncbi request reprint Directional differences in the biaxial material properties of fascia lata and the implications for fascia function
    Carolyn M Eng
    Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, MA, 02138, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 42:1224-37. 2014
    ..The relative compliance of the transverse fibers may allow expansion of underlying muscles when they contract. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Upper body contributions to power generation during rapid, overhand throwing in humans
    Neil T Roach
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, The George Washington University, 2110 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Exp Biol 217:2139-49. 2014
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  28. doi request reprint Mouse models and the evolutionary developmental biology of the skull
    Benedikt Hallgrimsson
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy and the McCaig Bone and Joint Insitute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada Department of Anthropology and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge MA, 02138, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 48:373-84. 2008
    ..We illustrate this approach by applying the analysis of craniofacial variation in mouse mutant models to primate and human evolution...
  29. pmc The development of sex differences in digital formula from infancy in the Fels Longitudinal Study
    Matthew H McIntyre
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Peabody Museum, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1473-9. 2005
    ..Our results strongly encourage the further use of finger length ratios as markers of perinatal testosterone action...