Rui Diogo

Summary

Affiliation: Howard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc First comparative study of primate morphological and molecular evolutionary rates including muscle data: implications for the tempo and mode of primate and human evolution
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    J Anat 222:410-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint New, puzzling insights from comparative myological studies on the old and unsolved forelimb/hindlimb enigma
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington DC 20059, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 88:196-214. 2013
  3. pmc Anatomy of the pectoral and forelimb muscles of wildtype and green fluorescent protein-transgenic axolotls and comparison with other tetrapods including humans: a basis for regenerative, evolutionary and developmental studies
    R Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    J Anat 221:622-35. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The head and neck muscles of the serval and tiger: homologies, evolution, and proposal of a mammalian and a veterinary muscle ontology
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 295:2157-78. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Violation of Dollo's law: evidence of muscle reversions in primate phylogeny and their implications for the understanding of the ontogeny, evolution, and anatomical variations of modern humans
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Evolution 66:3267-76. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Evolution and homologies of primate and modern human hand and forearm muscles, with notes on thumb movements and tool use
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, 520 W St NW, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    J Hum Evol 63:64-78. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Cranial muscle development in the model organism ambystoma mexicanum: implications for tetrapod and vertebrate comparative and evolutionary morphology and notes on ontogeny and phylogeny
    Janine M Ziermann
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington DC 20059, USA
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 296:1031-48. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The head and neck muscles of the Philippine colugo (Dermoptera: Cynocephalus volans), with a comparison to tree-shrews, primates, and other mammals
    Rui Diogo
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Morphol 270:14-51. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Development of fore- and hindlimb muscles in frogs: Morphogenesis, homeotic transformations, digit reduction, and the forelimb-hindlimb enigma
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 322:86-105. 2014
  10. doi request reprint The broader evolutionary lessons to be learned from a comparative and phylogenetic analysis of primate muscle morphology
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, 20059, U S A
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 88:988-1001. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc First comparative study of primate morphological and molecular evolutionary rates including muscle data: implications for the tempo and mode of primate and human evolution
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    J Anat 222:410-8. 2013
    ..e. including more than one genera), are strikingly similar. We explore the implications of these new data for the tempo and mode of primate and human evolution...
  2. doi request reprint New, puzzling insights from comparative myological studies on the old and unsolved forelimb/hindlimb enigma
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington DC 20059, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 88:196-214. 2013
    ..e. limited physical possibilities; and even (iv) phylogenetic constraints, which tend to prevent/decrease the occurrence of new homoplasic similarities, but also help to keep older, ancestral homoplasic resemblances...
  3. pmc Anatomy of the pectoral and forelimb muscles of wildtype and green fluorescent protein-transgenic axolotls and comparison with other tetrapods including humans: a basis for regenerative, evolutionary and developmental studies
    R Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    J Anat 221:622-35. 2012
    ..mexicanum and; (iv) showed that the ulnar and radial bundles of the abductor et extensor digiti 1 correspond to the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis longus of other tetrapods, respectively...
  4. doi request reprint The head and neck muscles of the serval and tiger: homologies, evolution, and proposal of a mammalian and a veterinary muscle ontology
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 295:2157-78. 2012
    ..serval and the pantherine P. tigris...
  5. doi request reprint Violation of Dollo's law: evidence of muscle reversions in primate phylogeny and their implications for the understanding of the ontogeny, evolution, and anatomical variations of modern humans
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Evolution 66:3267-76. 2012
    ..For instance, the presence of contrahentes and intermetacarpales in adult chimpanzees is likely due to a prolonged/delayed development of the hand musculature, that is, in this case chimpanzees are more neotenic than modern humans...
  6. doi request reprint Evolution and homologies of primate and modern human hand and forearm muscles, with notes on thumb movements and tool use
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, 520 W St NW, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    J Hum Evol 63:64-78. 2012
    ..In relation to these structures, extant chimpanzees are more neotenic than modern humans...
  7. doi request reprint Cranial muscle development in the model organism ambystoma mexicanum: implications for tetrapod and vertebrate comparative and evolutionary morphology and notes on ontogeny and phylogeny
    Janine M Ziermann
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington DC 20059, USA
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 296:1031-48. 2013
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  8. doi request reprint The head and neck muscles of the Philippine colugo (Dermoptera: Cynocephalus volans), with a comparison to tree-shrews, primates, and other mammals
    Rui Diogo
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Morphol 270:14-51. 2009
    ..These observations and comparisons also indicate that various laryngeal and facial muscles that are present in modern humans were absent in the last common ancestor of extant primates...
  9. doi request reprint Development of fore- and hindlimb muscles in frogs: Morphogenesis, homeotic transformations, digit reduction, and the forelimb-hindlimb enigma
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 322:86-105. 2014
    ..J. Exp. Zool. (Mol. Dev. Evol.) 322B: 86-105, 2014. © 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  10. doi request reprint The broader evolutionary lessons to be learned from a comparative and phylogenetic analysis of primate muscle morphology
    Rui Diogo
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, 20059, U S A
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 88:988-1001. 2013
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