M W Hamrick

Summary

Affiliation: Kent State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi EMG of the human flexor pollicis longus muscle: implications for the evolution of hominid tool use
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology, Kent State University, Ohio 44242, USA
    J Hum Evol 34:123-36. 1998
  2. ncbi Development and evolution of the mammalian limb: adaptive diversification of nails, hooves, and claws
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, OH 44242, USA
    Evol Dev 3:355-63. 2001
  3. pmc Morphological diversity in digital skin microstructure of didelphid marsupials
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, OH 44242, USA
    J Anat 198:683-8. 2001
  4. ncbi Primate origins: evolutionary change in digital ray patterning and segmentation
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, U S A
    J Hum Evol 40:339-51. 2001
  5. ncbi Femoral morphology and cross-sectional geometry of adult myostatin-deficient mice
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Bone 27:343-9. 2000
  6. ncbi New wrist bones of the Malagasy giant subfossil lemurs
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and Division of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    J Hum Evol 38:635-50. 2000
  7. ncbi A chondral modeling theory revisited
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and Division of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH, 44242, USA
    J Theor Biol 201:201-8. 1999
  8. ncbi Phalangeal morphology of the paromomyidae (?primates, plesiadapiformes): the evidence for gliding behavior reconsidered
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology, Kent State University, Ohio 44240, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 109:397-413. 1999
  9. ncbi Functional and adaptive significance of primate pads and claws: evidence from New World anthropoids
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology, Kent State University, Ohio 44242, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 106:113-27. 1998
  10. ncbi Bone mineral content and density in the humerus of adult myostatin-deficient mice
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 71:63-8. 2002

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi EMG of the human flexor pollicis longus muscle: implications for the evolution of hominid tool use
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology, Kent State University, Ohio 44242, USA
    J Hum Evol 34:123-36. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi Development and evolution of the mammalian limb: adaptive diversification of nails, hooves, and claws
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, OH 44242, USA
    Evol Dev 3:355-63. 2001
    ..The prevalence of convergences and parallelisms in nail and claw structure among mammals underscores the existence of multiple morphogenetic pathways for evolutionary change in distal limb appendages...
  3. pmc Morphological diversity in digital skin microstructure of didelphid marsupials
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, OH 44242, USA
    J Anat 198:683-8. 2001
    ..The reduced claws and unusual digit skin microstructure of Chironectes likely improve this animal's ability to recognise and identify live animal prey under water using only its sense of touch...
  4. ncbi Primate origins: evolutionary change in digital ray patterning and segmentation
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, U S A
    J Hum Evol 40:339-51. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi Femoral morphology and cross-sectional geometry of adult myostatin-deficient mice
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Bone 27:343-9. 2000
    ....
  6. ncbi New wrist bones of the Malagasy giant subfossil lemurs
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and Division of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    J Hum Evol 38:635-50. 2000
    ....
  7. ncbi A chondral modeling theory revisited
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology and Division of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH, 44242, USA
    J Theor Biol 201:201-8. 1999
    ..The chondral modeling response is therefore an important physiological mechanism that maintains the match between skeletal structure, function, and locomotor performance throughout mammalian ontogeny and phylogeny...
  8. ncbi Phalangeal morphology of the paromomyidae (?primates, plesiadapiformes): the evidence for gliding behavior reconsidered
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology, Kent State University, Ohio 44240, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 109:397-413. 1999
    ....
  9. ncbi Functional and adaptive significance of primate pads and claws: evidence from New World anthropoids
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Anthropology, Kent State University, Ohio 44242, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 106:113-27. 1998
    ..Finally, results from this study support previous suggestions that the keeled tegulae of callitrichines represent a derived postural adaptation rather than a primitive retention from an ancestral eutherian condition...
  10. ncbi Bone mineral content and density in the humerus of adult myostatin-deficient mice
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 71:63-8. 2002
    ..These results suggest that the effects of increased muscle mass on the mouse humerus are localized to regions where muscles attach; furthermore, these effects include increased mineral content of both trabecular and cortical bone...
  11. ncbi Resistance to body fat gain in 'double-muscled' mice fed a high-fat diet
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:868-70. 2006
    ..To determine if myostatin deficiency attenuates body fat gain with increased dietary fat intake...
  12. pmc Loss of myostatin (GDF8) function increases osteogenic differentiation of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells but the osteogenic effect is ablated with unloading
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Bone 40:1544-53. 2007
    ..Furthermore, although myostatin deficiency increases muscle mass and bone strength, it does not prevent muscle and bone catabolism with unloading...
  13. ncbi Increased osteogenic response to exercise in metaphyseal versus diaphyseal cortical bone
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 6:258-63. 2006
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  14. ncbi Leptin deficiency produces contrasting phenotypes in bones of the limb and spine
    M W Hamrick
    Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Bone 34:376-83. 2004
    ....
  15. ncbi Craniofacial morphology in myostatin-deficient mice
    L Vecchione
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Dent Res 86:1068-72. 2007
    ..These findings emphasize the important role that masticatory muscle function plays in the ontogeny of the cranial vault, the maxilla, and, most notably, the mandible...