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  1. Widespread Exploitation of the Honeybee by Early Neolithic Farmers

    Roffet-Salque, M., Regert, M., Evershed, R., Outram, A. K., Cramp, L., Decavallas, O., Dunne, J., Gerbault, P., Mileto, S., Mirabaud, S., Pääkkönen, M., Smyth, J., Šoberl, L., Whelton, H. L., Alday, A., Asplund, H., Bartkowiak, M., Bayer-Niemeier, E., Belhouchet, L., Bernardini, F. & 45 others, Budja, M., Cooney, G., Cubas Morera, M., Danaher, E., Diniz, M., Domboróczki, L., Fabbri, C., González-Urquijo, J. E., Guilaine, J., Hachi, S., Hartwell, B., Hofmann, D., Hohle, I., Ibáñez, J. J., Karul, N., Kherbouche, F., Kiely, J., Kotsakis, K., Lueth, F., Mallory, J. P., Manen, C., Marciniak, A., Maurice-Chabard, B., Mc Gonigle, M. A., Mulazzani, S., Özdoğan, M., Perić, O. S., Perić, S., Petrasch, J., Pétrequin, A. M., Pétrequin, P., Poensgen, U. C., Pollard, J., Poplin, F., Radi, G., Stadler, P., Stäuble, H., Tasić, N., Urem- Kotsou, D., Vuković, J. B., Walsh, F., Whittle, A., Wolfram, S., Zapata-Peña, L. & Zoughlami, J., 12 Nov 2015

    Article in Nature

  2. When did the Swahili become maritime?

    Fleisher, J., Lane, P. J., LaViolette, A., Horton, M., Pollard, E., Quintana Morales, E., Vernet, T., Christie, A. & Wynne-Jones, S., 2015

    Article in American anthropologist

  3. Was it for walrus? Viking Age settlement and medieval walrus ivory trade in Iceland and Greenland

    Frei, K. M., Coutu, A. N., Smiarowski, K., Harrison, R., Madsen, C. K., Arneborg, J., Frei, R., Guðmundsson, G., Sindbæk, S. M., Woollett, J., Hartman, S., Hicks, M. & McGovern, T. H., 2015

    Article in World Archaeology

  4. Une nouvelle approche pour l’étude de l’habitat mésolithique dans le nord de la Péninsule Ibérique: Recherches dans le site au plein air d’El Alloru (Asturies, Espagne)

    Arias, P., Cubas Morera, M., Fano, M. A., Álvarez-Fernández, E., Araújo, A., Cueto, M., Duarte, C., Fernández-Sánchez, P., Iriarte, E., Jordá-Pardo, J., L. López-Dóriga, I., Núñez, S., Salzmann, C., Tapia, J., Teichner, F., Teira, L. C., Uzquiano, P. & Vallejo, J., 2015

    Article in BUlletin de la Société Préhistorique Francaise

  5. The origin and evolution of maize in the Southwestern United States

    da Fonseca, R. A. R., Smith, B. D., Wales, N., Cappellini, E., Skoglund, P., Fumagalli, M., Samaniego, J. A., Carøe, C., Ávila-Arcos, M. C., Hufnagel, D. E., Korneliussen, T. S., Vieira, F. G., Jakobsson, M., Arriaza, B., Willerslev, E., Nielsen, R., Hufford, M. B., Albrechtsen, A., Ross-Ibarra, J. & Gilbert, M. T. P., 8 Jan 2015

    Article in Nature Plants

  6. The globalization of naval provisioning: ancient DNA and stable isotope analyses of stored cod from the wreck of the Mary Rose, AD 1545

    Hutchinson, W., Culling, M., Orton, D. C., Hänfling, B., Lawson Handley, L., Hamilton-Dyer, S., O'Connell, T. C., Richards, M. & Barrett, J. H., 9 Sep 2015

    Article in Royal Society Open Science

  7. The evolution of Palaeolake Flixton and the environmental context of Star Carr: an oxygen and carbon isotopic record of environmental change for the early Holocene

    Candy, I., Farry, A., Darvill, C. M., Palmer, A., Blockley, S. P. E., Matthews, I. P., MacLeod, A., Deeprose, L., Farley, N., Kearney, R., Conneller, C., Taylor, B. & Milner, N., Feb 2015

    Article in Proceedings of the Geologists' Association

  8. The Neanderthal in the karst: First dating, morphometric, and paleogenetic data on the fossil skeleton from Altamura (Italy)

    Lari, M., Di Vincenzo, F., Borsato, A., Ghirotto, S., Micheli, M., Balsamo, C., Collina, C., De Bellis, G., Frisia, S., Giacobini, G., Gigli, E., Hellstrom, J. C., Lannino, A., Modi, A., Pietrelli, A., Pilli, E., Profico, A., Ramirez, O., Rizzi, E., Vai, S. & 6 others, Venturo, D., Piperno, M., Lalueza-Fox, C., Barbujani, G., Caramelli, D. & Manzi, G., 1 May 2015

    Article in Journal of Human Evolution

  9. The Iberian zebro: what kind of a beast was it?

    Nores-Quesada, C., Morales-Muñiz, A., Llorente-Rodriguez, L., Bennett, E. A. & Geigl, E-M., Jun 2015

    Article in Anthropozoologica

  10. The African Genome Variation Project shapes medical genetics in Africa

    Gurdasani, D., Carstensen, T., Tekola-Ayele, F., Pagani, L., Tachmazidou, I., Hatzikotoulas, K., Karthikeyan, S., Iles, L., Pollard, M. O., Choudhury, A., Ritchie, G. R. S., Xue, Y., Asimit, J., Nsubuga, R. N., Young, E. H., Pomilla, C., Kivinen, K., Rockett, K., Kamali, A., Doumatey, A. P. & 22 others, Asiki, G., Seeley, J., Sisay-Joof, F., Jallow, M., Tollman, S., Mekonnen, E., Ekong, R., Oljira, T., Bradman, N., Bojang, K., Ramsay, M., Adeyemo, A., Bekele, E., Motala, A., Norris, S. A., Pirie, F., Kaleebu, P., Kwiatkowski, D., Tyler-Smith, C., Rotimi, C., Zeggini, E. & Sandhu, M. S., 15 Jan 2015

    Article in Nature

  11. Super H-mode: Theoretical prediction and initial observations of a new high performance regime for tokamak operation

    Snyder, P. B., Solomon, W. M., Burrell, K. H., Garofalo, A. M., Grierson, B. A., Groebner, R. J., Leonard, A. W., Nazikian, R., Osborne, T. H., Belli, E. A., Candy, J. & Wilson, H. R., 1 Aug 2015

    Article in Nuclear Fusion

  12. Seocka pećina: an early Mesolithic site in south-eastern Montenegro

    Vander Linden, M., Marriner, G., Orton, D. C., de Vareilles, A., Gazivoda, D. & Mihailović, D., Aug 2015

    Article in Mesolithic Miscellany

  13. Revisiting reflexive archaeology at Çatalhöyük: integrating digital and 3D technologies at the trowel's edge.

    Berggren, Å., Dell'Unto, N., Forte, M., Haddow, S., Hodder, I., Issavi, J., Lercari, N., Mazzucato, C., Mickel, A. & Taylor, J. S., 8 Apr 2015

    Article in Antiquity

  14. Rethinking the dispersal of Homo sapiens out of Africa

    Groucutt, H., Petraglia, M., Bailey, G., Scerri, E., Parton, A., Clark-Balzan, L., Jennings, R., Lewis, L., Blinkhorn, J., Drake, N., Breeze, P., Boivin, N., Inglis, R. H., DEVÈS, M., Meredith-Williams, M. G., Thomas, M. G. & Scally, A., 9 Jul 2015

    Article in Evolutionary Anthropology

  15. Reply to Douka et al : Critical evaluation of the Ksâr 'Akil chronologies

    Bosch, M. D., Mannino, M. A., Prendergast, A., O'Connell, T., Demarchi, B., Taylor, S., Niven, L., van der Plicht, J. & Hublin, J-J., 22 Dec 2015

    Article in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

  16. Replication levels, false presences and the estimation of the presence/absence from eDNA metabarcoding data

    Ficetola, G. F., Pansu, J., Bonin, A., Coissac, E., Giguet-Covex, C., De Barba, M., Gielly, L., Lopes, C. M., Boyer, F., Pompanon, F., Rayé, G. & Taberlet, P., May 2015

    Article in Molecular ecology resources

  17. Relationship between wild greylag and European domestic geese based on mitochondrial DNA.

    Heikkinen, M. E., Ruokonen, M., Alexander, M. M., Aspi, J., Pyhäjärvi, T. & Searle, J. B., Oct 2015

    Article in Animal Genetics

  18. Reconstructing long-term human impacts on plant communities: An ecological approach based on lake sediment DNA

    Pansu, J., Giguet-Covex, C., Ficetola, G. F., Gielly, L., Boyer, F., Zinger, L., Arnaud, F., Poulenard, J., Taberlet, P. & Choler, P., Apr 2015

    Article in Molecular Ecology

  19. Questioning new answers regarding Holocene chicken domestication in China

    Peters, J., Lebrasseur, O., Best, J., Miller, H., Fothergill, T., Dobney, K., Thomas, R. M., Maltby, M., Sykes, N., Hanotte, O., O'Connor, T., Collins, M. J. & Larson, G., 17 Apr 2015

    Article in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

  20. Ontogeny of the maxilla in Neanderthals and their ancestors

    Lacruz, R. S., Bromage, T. G., O'Higgins, P., Arsuaga, J. L., Stringer, C., Godinho, R. M., Warshaw, J., Martínez, I., Gracia-Tellez, A., De Castro, J. M. B. & Carbonell, E., Dec 2015

    Article in Nature Communications

  21. New insights on single-stranded versus double-stranded DNA library preparation for ancient DNA

    Wales, N., Carøe, C., Sandoval-Velasco, M., Gamba, C., Barnett, R., Samaniego, J. A., Madrigal, J. R., Orlando, L. & Gilbert, M. T. P., 1 Dec 2015

    Article in Biotechniques

  22. Multidisciplinary characterization of the long-bone cortex growth patterns through sheep’s ontogeny

    Cambra-Moo, O., Nacarino-Meneses, C., Díaz-Güemes, I., Enciso, S., García Gil, O., Llorente-Rodriguez, L., Rodríguez Barbero, M. Á., de Aza, A. H. & González Martín, A., Jul 2015

    Article in JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY

  23. Mitogenomic analysis of a 50-generation chicken pedigree reveals a rapid rate of mitochondrial evolution and evidence for paternal mtDNA inheritance

    Alexander, M., Ho, S. Y. W., Molak, M., Barnett, R., Carlborg, Ö., Dorshorst, B., Honaker, C., Besnier, F., Wahlberg, P., Dobney, K., Siegel, P., Andersson, L. & Larson, G., 28 Oct 2015

    Article in Biology letters

  24. L’histoire des activités agricoles et des paysages révélé par un outil en plein essor : l’ADN sédimentaire lacustre

    Giguet-Covex, C., Poulenard, J., Gielly, L., Ficetola, G. F., David, F., Pansu, J., Walsh, K. J., Mocci, F., Taberlet, P., Choler, P. & Arnaud, F., 1 Nov 2015

    Article in collection EDYTEM

  25. Intrinsic challenges in ancient microbiome reconstruction using 16S rRNA gene amplification

    Ziesemer, K. A., Mann, A. E., Sankaranarayanan, K., Schroeder, H., Ozga, A. T., Brandt, B. W., Zaura, E., Waters-Rist, A., Hoogland, M., Salazar-García, D. C., Aldenderfer, M., Speller, C., Hendy, J., Weston, D. A., MacDonald, S. J., Thomas, G. H., Collins, M. J., Lewis, C. M., Hofman, C. & Warinner, C., 13 Nov 2015

    Article in Scientific Reports

  26. Feeding Stonehenge: cuisine and consumption at the Late Neolithic site of Durrington Walls

    Craig, O. E., Shillito, L-M., Alberella, U., Viner-Daniels, S., Chan, B., Cleal, R., Ixer, R., Jay, M., Pete Marshall, P., Wright, E. & Parker Pearson, M., 9 Oct 2015

    Article in Antiquity

  27. El poblamiento en el valle del Asón durante la Prehistoria: la cueva del Aspio (Ruesga, Cantabria)

    Bolado del Castillo, R., Cubas Morera, M., Tapia, J., Álvarez-Fernández, E., Cueto, M., Duarte, C., Gárate, D., Gutiérrez-Cuenca, E., Hierro Gárate, J. Á., Gutiérrez-Medina, M., Laplana, C. & López-Dóriga, I., 2015

    Article in Férvedes

  28. El Neolítico de la Cueva del Niño (Ayna, Albacete) en el contexto de la Sierra del Segura

    García-Moreno, A., Cubas Morera, M., Marín Arroyo, A. B., Ríos-Garaizar, J., Ortiz, J. E., Torres, T., López-Dóriga, I., Polo, A., San Emeterio, A. & Gárate, D., 2015

    Article in Complutum

  29. Distinct growth of the nasomaxillary complex in Au. sediba

    Lacruz, R. S., Bromage, T. G., O'Higgins, P., Toro-Ibacache, V., Warshaw, J. & Berger, L. R., 15 Oct 2015

    Article in Scientific Reports

  30. Digging adaptation in insectivorous subterranean eutherians. The enigma of Mesoscalops montanensis unveiled by geometric morphometrics and finite element analysis

    Piras, P., Sansalone, G., Teresi, L., Moscato, M., Profico, A., Eng, R., Cox, T. C., Loy, A., Colangelo, P. & Kotsakis, T., 9 Sep 2015

    Article in Journal of morphology

  31. Comparative performance of two whole-genome capture methodologies on ancient DNA Illumina libraries

    Ávila-Arcos, M. C., Sandoval-Velasco, M., Schroeder, H., Carpenter, M. L., Malaspinas, A-S., Wales, N., Peñaloza, F., Bustamante, C. D. & Gilbert, M. T. P., 1 Jun 2015

    Article in Methods in ecology and evolution

  32. Aportación al estudio del Alto de la Garma (Cantabria): las cerámicas de la primera Edad del Hierro

    Cubas Morera, M., Bolado del Castillo, R., Pereda, E., Cepeda, J. J., Ontañón-Peredo, R. & Arias, P., 2015

    Article in Zephyrus

  33. Another brick in the wall: fifth millennium BC earthen-walled architecture on the Channel shores

    Laporte, L., Bizien-Jaglin, C., Wattez, J., Guyodo, J-N., Barreau, J-B., Bernard, Y., Aoustin, D., Guitton, V., Hamon, G., Jallot, L., Lucquin, A. J. A., March, R., Marcoux, N., Mens, E., Soler, L. & Werthe, E., Aug 2015

    Article in Antiquity

  34. Animal origin of 13th-century uterine vellum revealed using non-invasive peptide fingerprinting

    Fiddyment, S., Holsinger, B., Ruzzier, C., Devine, A., Binois, A., Albarella, U., Fischer, R., Nichols, E., Curtis, A., Cheese, E., Teasdale, M. D., Checkley-Scott, C., Milner, S. J., Rudy, K. M., Johnson, E. J., Vnoucek, J., Garrison, M., McGrory, S., G. Bradley, D. & Collins, M. J., 8 Dec 2015

    Article in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

  35. Ancient proteins resolve the evolutionary history of Darwin's South American ungulates

    Welker, F., Collins, M. J., Thomas, J. A., Wadsley, M., Brace, S., Cappellini, E., Turvey, S. T., Reguero, M., Gelfo, J. N., Kramarz, A., Burger, J., Thomas-Oates, J., Ashford, D. A., Ashton, P. D., Rowsell, K., Porter, D. M., Kessler, B., Fischer, R., Baessmann, C., Kaspar, S. & 11 others, Olsen, J. V., Kiley, P., Elliott, J. A., Kelstrup, C. D., Mullin, V., Hofreiter, M., Willerslev, E., Hublin, J. J., Orlando, L., Barnes, I. & Macphee, R. D. E., 4 Jun 2015

    Article in Nature

  36. Ancient genomics

    Der Sarkissian, C., Allentoft, M. E., Ávila-Arcos, M. C., Barnett, R., Campos, P. F., Cappellini, E., Ermini, L., Fernández, R., da Fonseca, R. A. R., Ginolhac, A., Hansen, A. J., Jónsson, H., Korneliussen, T. S., Margaryan, A., Martin, M. D., Víctor Moreno-Mayar, J., Raghavan, M., Rasmussen, M., Velasco, M. S., Schroeder, H. & 6 others, Schubert, M., Seguin-Orlando, A., Wales, N., Gilbert, M. T. P., Willerslev, E. & Orlando, L., 19 Jan 2015

    Article in Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society Of London Series B - Biological Sciences

  37. Ancient and modern environmental DNA

    Pedersen, M. W., Overballe-Petersen, S., Ermini, L., Der Sarkissian, C., Haile, J., Hellstrom, M., Spens, J., Thomsen, P. F., Bohmann, K., Cappellini, E., Schnell, I. B., Wales, N. A., Carøe, C., Campos, P. F., Schmidt, A. M. Z., Gilbert, M. T. P., Hansen, A. J., Orlando, L. & Willerslev, E., 19 Jan 2015

    Article in Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society Of London Series B - Biological Sciences

  38. Ancient Human Microbiomes

    Warinner, C., Speller, C., Collins, M. J. & Lewis Jr., C. M., Feb 2015

    Article in Journal of Human Evolution