Leslea J Hlusko

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The integration of quantitative genetics, paleontology, and neontology reveals genetic underpinnings of primate dental evolution
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Human Evolution Research Center, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, CA 94720
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 113:9262-7. 2016
  2. pmc Quantitative Genetics, Pleiotropy, and Morphological Integration in the Dentition of Papio hamadryas
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Bldg, Berkeley 94720, CA, USA
    Evol Biol 36:5-18. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Elucidating the evolution of hominid dentition in the age of phenomics, modularity, and quantitative genetics
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, 3040 Valley Life Sciences Building, MC 3140, Berkeley, CA 984720, United States Electronic address
    Ann Anat 203:3-11. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Neanderthal teeth from Moula-Guercy, Ardèche, France
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Human Evolution Research Center, University of California Berkeley, 3101 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 151:477-91. 2013
  5. pmc A multivariate comparison of dental variation in wild and captive populations of baboons (Papio hamadryas)
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 52:195-200. 2007
  6. pmc Modularity in the mammalian dentition: mice and monkeys share a common dental genetic architecture
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Human Evolution Research Center, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 316:21-49. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic correlations between mandibular molar cusp areas in baboons
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94708, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:445-54. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Evolution of genetically correlated traits: tooth size and body size in baboons
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 131:420-7. 2006
  9. pmc Genetic integration of molar cusp size variation in baboons
    Christina Koh
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 142:246-60. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Asa Issie, Aramis and the origin of Australopithecus
    Tim D White
    Human Evolution Research Center, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, 3101 Valley Life Sciences Building, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nature 440:883-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc The integration of quantitative genetics, paleontology, and neontology reveals genetic underpinnings of primate dental evolution
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Human Evolution Research Center, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, CA 94720
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 113:9262-7. 2016
    ..Our results build on the mouse model by combining quantitative genetics and paleontology, and thereby elucidate how genetic mechanisms likely underlie major events in primate evolution. ..
  2. pmc Quantitative Genetics, Pleiotropy, and Morphological Integration in the Dentition of Papio hamadryas
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Bldg, Berkeley 94720, CA, USA
    Evol Biol 36:5-18. 2009
    ..From these observations we infer similarity in modularity and hypothesize a common pattern of genetic integration across the dental arcade in the Cercopithecoidea...
  3. doi request reprint Elucidating the evolution of hominid dentition in the age of phenomics, modularity, and quantitative genetics
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, 3040 Valley Life Sciences Building, MC 3140, Berkeley, CA 984720, United States Electronic address
    Ann Anat 203:3-11. 2016
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  4. doi request reprint Neanderthal teeth from Moula-Guercy, Ardèche, France
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Human Evolution Research Center, University of California Berkeley, 3101 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 151:477-91. 2013
    ..Am J Phys Anthropol 151:477-491, 2013.© 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  5. pmc A multivariate comparison of dental variation in wild and captive populations of baboons (Papio hamadryas)
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 52:195-200. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Modularity in the mammalian dentition: mice and monkeys share a common dental genetic architecture
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Human Evolution Research Center, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 316:21-49. 2011
    ..The baboon postcanine pattern of incomplete pleiotropy is also consistent with predictions from the morphogenetic field model...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic correlations between mandibular molar cusp areas in baboons
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94708, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:445-54. 2007
    ..This cross pattern of genetic and no genetic correlation does not immediately accord with the known pattern of development and/or calcification. We propose two explanative hypotheses...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evolution of genetically correlated traits: tooth size and body size in baboons
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 131:420-7. 2006
    ..This is the first study to demonstrate a significant genetic correlation between tooth size and body size in primates. The evolutionary implications are discussed...
  9. pmc Genetic integration of molar cusp size variation in baboons
    Christina Koh
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 142:246-60. 2010
    ..This pattern of genetic correlation does not immediately accord with the pattern of development and/or calcification, however these results do follow predictions that can be made from the evolutionary history of the tribosphenic molar...
  10. ncbi request reprint Asa Issie, Aramis and the origin of Australopithecus
    Tim D White
    Human Evolution Research Center, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, 3101 Valley Life Sciences Building, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nature 440:883-9. 2006
    ..Temporal and anatomical intermediacy between Ar. ramidus and Au. afarensis suggest a relatively rapid shift from Ardipithecus to Australopithecus in this region of Africa, involving either replacement or accelerated phyletic evolution...
  11. doi request reprint A modular framework characterizes micro- and macroevolution of old world monkey dentitions
    Theresa M Grieco
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Evolution 67:241-59. 2013
    ..This study presents a comparison of genotypic modules to phenotypic modules, which can be used to better understand their action across evolutionary time scales...
  12. doi request reprint Evolution and development of the mammalian dentition: insights from the marsupial Monodelphis domestica
    Jacqueline E Moustakas
    Department of Integrative Biology and Museum of Paleontology, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Dev Dyn 240:232-9. 2011
    ..We show that the tooth germs of M. domestica express fibroblast growth factor (FGF) genes and Sprouty genes in a manner similar to wild-type mouse molar germs, but with a few key differences...
  13. doi request reprint Identification of a derived dental trait in the papionini relative to other old world monkeys
    Tesla A Monson
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Bldg, Berkeley, CA, 94720
    Am J Phys Anthropol 155:422-9. 2014
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  14. ncbi request reprint Statistical genetics of molar cusp patterning in pedigreed baboons: implications for primate dental development and evolution
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 302:268-83. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Mandibular symphysis of large-bodied hominoids
    Richard J Sherwood
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Wright State University, Kettering, OH 45420, USA
    Hum Biol 77:735-59. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Statistical genetic comparison of two techniques for assessing molar crown size in pedigreed baboons
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 117:182-9. 2002
    ..Therefore, if variables like actual crown area and estimated crown area are to be used in phylogenetic parsimony analyses, we suggest that researchers account for the effects of covariates such as sex and body size in their analyses...
  17. ncbi request reprint Genetics and the evolution of primate enamel thickness: a baboon model
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 124:223-33. 2004
    ..These results have implications for analyses of hominoid enamel thickness variation, and provide a foundation from which to explore the evolution of this phenotype in the papionin fossil record...
  18. ncbi request reprint Protostylid variation in Australopithecus
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois, 109 Davenport Hall, MC 148, 607 S Mathews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    J Hum Evol 46:579-94. 2004
    ..These results provide a foundation for further genetic and developmental research on the evolutionary history of the hominid dentition...
  19. ncbi request reprint Genetic contributions to expression of the baboon cingular remnant
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 109 Davenport Hall, MC 148, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 48:663-72. 2003
    ..These results are relevant to dental developmental studies as well as paleontological analyses of the evolution of the primate dentition...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lemudong'o: a new 6 Ma paleontological site near Narok, Kenya Rift Valley
    Stanley H Ambrose
    J Hum Evol 44:737-42. 2003
  21. ncbi request reprint Identifying metameric variation in extant hominoid and fossil hominid mandibular molars
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana, 61801
    Am J Phys Anthropol 118:86-97. 2002
    ..These results demonstrate that data on metameric variation may provide information regarding function or developmental processes previously indiscernible from fossil material...
  22. pmc Integrating the genotype and phenotype in hominid paleontology
    Leslea J Hlusko
    Department of Anthropology, 109 Davenport Hall, MC 148, 607 South Mathews Avenue, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:2653-7. 2004
    ..These same advances provide ways to integrate knowledge of the genotype into the study of the phenotype. The result is an approach that promises to yield a fuller understanding of evolution below the family level...