Publications


In press

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., REYES, L.D., SHERWOOD, C.C. (In press) Landmarking brains. In: BRUNER, E., OGIHARA, N., TANABE, H.C. (Eds.) Digital Endocasts. From Skulls to Brains. Tokyo. Springer.

- SHERWOOD, C.C., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A. (In press) Brain plasticity and human evolution. Annual Review of Anthropology.

2017

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., SMAERS, J.B., HOLLOWAY, R.L., POLLY, P.D., WOOD, B.A. (2017) Brain enlargement and dental reduction were not linked in hominin evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 114, 468-473 [pdf]. Featured in Discover Magazine and International Business Times.

- SMAERS, J.B., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., PARKS, A.N., SHERWOOD, C.C. (2017) Exceptional evolutionary expansion of prefrontal cortex in great apes and humans. Current Biology 27, 714-720. [article]

- CHARVET, C.J., STIMPSON, C.D., KIM, Y.D., RAGHANTI, M.A., LEWANDOWSKI, A.H., HOF, P.R., GÓMEZ‐ROBLES, A., KRIENEN, F.M., SHERWOOD, C.C. (2017) Gradients in cytoarchitectural landscapes of the isocortex: Diprotodont marsupials in comparison to eutherian mammals. Journal of Comparative Neurology 525, 1811-1826. [article]

- TOUSSAINT, M., VERNA, C., LE CABEC, A., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., DRAILY, C., RICHARDS, M.P., PIRSON, S. (2017) The Late Neandertal permanent lower left third premolar from Walou Cave (Trooz, Belgium) and its context. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 164, 193-202. [article]

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., SHERWOOD, C.C. (2017) Human brain evolution: How the evolution of brain plasticity made us a cultural species. Mètode Science Studies Journal 7, 35-43. [pdf]


2016

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., HOPKINS, W.D., SCHAPIRO, S.J., SHERWOOD, C.C. (2016) The heritability of chimpanzee and human brain asymmetry. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283, 20161319. [pdf]

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GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A. (2016) Paleoanthropology: The dawn of Homo floresiensis. Nature 534, 188-189. [pdf]

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A. (2016) Paleoanthropology: What teeth tell us. Nature 530, 425-426. [pdf]


2015

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., HOPKINS, W.D., SCHAPIRO, S.J., SHERWOOD, C.C. (2015) Relaxed genetic control of cortical organization in human brains compared with chimpanzees. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 112, 14799-14804. [pdf]. Featured in Science and Scientific American.

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., PRADO-SIMÓN, L., ARSUAGA, J.L. (2015) A geometric morphometric analysis of hominin lower molars. Evolutionary implications and overview of postcanine dental variation. Journal of Human Evolution 82, 34-50. [pdf]


2014

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., HOPKINS, W.D., SHERWOOD, C.C. (2014) Modular structure facilitates mosaic evolution of the brain in chimpanzees and humans. Nature Communications 5:4469 doi: 10.1038/ncomms5469. [pdf]


2013

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., ARSUAGA, J.L., CARBONELL, E. POLLY, P.D. (2013) No known hominin species matches the expected dental morphology of the last common ancestor of Neanderthals and modern humansProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 110, 18196-18201. [pdf]. Featured in National Geographic.

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., HOPKINS, W.D., SHERWOOD, C.C. (2013) Increased asymmetry, evolvability and plasticity in human brain evolution. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 280, 20130575. [pdf]. Featured in LifeScience.


2012

- GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., PRADO-SIMÓN, L., ARSUAGA, J.L. (2012) A geometric morphometric analysis of hominin upper second and third molars, with particular emphasis on European Pleistocene populations. Journal of Human Evolution 63, 512-526. [pdf]

-GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., POLLY, P.D. (2012) Morphological integration in the hominin dentition: evolutionary, developmental, and functional factors. Evolution 66, 1024-1043. [pdf]

-MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., PRADO-SIMÓN, L., ARSUAGA, J.L. (2012) Morphological description and comparison of the dental remains from Atapuerca-Sima de los Huesos site (Spain). Journal of Human Evolution 62, 7-58. [article]

-PRADO-SIMÓN, L., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BACA, P., OLEJNICZAK, A.J., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., LAPRESA, M., ARSUAGA, J.L., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M. (2012) Three-dimensional evaluation of root canal morphology in lower second premolars of early and middle pleistocene human populations from Atapuerca (Burgos, Spain). American Journal of Physical Anthropology 147, 452-461. [article]


2011

-GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., PRADO-SIMÓN, L., ARSUAGA, J.L. (2011) A geometric morphometric analysis of hominin upper premolars. Shape variation and morphological integration. Journal of Human Evolution 61, 688-702. [pdf]

-GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., OLEJNICZAK, A.J., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., PRADO-SIMÓN, L., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M. (2011) Evolutionary novelties and losses in geometric morphometrics: a practical approach through hominin molar morphology. Evolution 65, 1772-1790. [pdf]

-MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., MARTÍN-FRANCÉS, L., GRACIA, A., OLEJNICZAK, A., PRADO-SIMÓN, L., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., LAPRESA, M., CARBONELL, E., ARSUAGA, J.L., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M. (2011) Early Pleistocene human mandible from Sima del Elefante (TE) cave site in Sierra de Atapuerca (Spain): A palaeopathological study. Journal of Human Evolution 61, 1-11. [article]

-BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., PRADO-SIMÓN, L., OLEJNICZAK, A., MARTÍN-FRANCÉS, L., LAPRESA, M., CARBONELL, E. (2011) The Early Pleistocene human mandible from Sima del Elefante (TE) cave site in Sierra de Atapuerca (Spain): A comparative morphological study. Journal of Human Evolution 61, 12-25. [article]

-GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., Bermúdez de Castro, J.M., Martinón-Torres, M., Prado-Simón, L. (2011) Crown size and cusp proportions in H. antecessor upper first molars. A comment on Quam et al. 2009. Journal of Anatomy 218, 258-262. [pdf]


2010

-Bermúdez de Castro, J.M., Martinón-Torres, M., Prado, L., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., Rosell, J., López-Polín, L., Arsuaga, J.L., Carbonell, E. (2010) New immature hominin fossil from European Lower Pleistocene shows the earliest evidence of a modern human dental development pattern. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 107, 11739-11744. [pdf]



2008


-GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., PRADO, L., SARMIENTO, S., ARSUAGA, J.L. (2008) Geometric mophometric analysis of the crown morphology of the lower first premolar of hominins, with special attention to Pleistocene Homo. Journal of Human Evolution, 55, 627-638. [pdf]


-BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., PÉREZ-GONZÁLEZ, A., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., ROSELL, J., PRADO, L., SARMIENTO, S., CARBONELL, E., (2008) A new Early Pleistocene hominin mandible from Atapuerca-TD6, Spain. Journal of Human Evolution, 55, 729-735. [article]


-MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BERMÚDEZ E CASTRO, J.M., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., MARGVELASHVILI, A., PRADO, L., LORDKIPANIZDE, D., VEKUA, A. (2008) Dental remains from Dmanisi (Republic of Georgia): morphological analysis and comparative study. Journal of Human Evolution, 55, 249-273. [article]



2007


-GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M.,  BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J. M., MARGVELASHVILI, A., BASTIR, M., ARSUAGA, J. L., PÉREZ-PÉREZ, A., ESTEBARANZ, F., MARTÍNEZ, L.M. (2007) A geometric morphometric analysis of hominin upper first molar shape. Journal of Human Evolution 53, 272-285. [pdf]


-MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., ARSUAGA, J.L., CARBONELL, E., LORDKIPANIDZE, D., MANZI, G., MARGVELASHVILI, A. (2007) Dental evidence on the hominin dispersals during the Pleistocene. Proceedings of the Nacional Academy of Sciences USA 104, 13279-13282. [pdf]


-BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., PRADO, L., SARMIENTO. S. (2007) Comparative analysis of the Gran Dolina-TD6 (Spain) and Tighennif (Algerie) hominin mandibles. Bull. et Mém. de la Soc. d’Anthropologie de Paris 19, 149-167. [article]


-MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., GÓMEZ-ROBLES, A., BASTIR, M., SARMIENTO, S., MUELA, A., ARSUAGA, J.L. (2007) Gran Dolina-TD6 and Sima de los Huesos dental samples: preliminary approach to some dental traits of interest for phylogenetic studies. In: BAILEY, S., HUBLIN, J.-J. (Eds.) Dental Perspectives on Human Evolution. Berlin, Springer-Verlag. pp. 65-79. [article]



2006


-MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., BASTIR, M., BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., GÓMEZ, A., SARMIENTO, S., MUELA, A. (2006) Hominin lower second premolars morphology: Evolutionary inferences through geometric morphometric analysis. Journal of Human Evolution 50, 523-533. [article]


-BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO J.M., CARBONELL E., GÓMEZ A., MATEOS A., MARTINÓN-TORRES M., MUELA A., RODRÍGUEZ J., SARMIENTO S., VARELA S. (2006) Paleodemografía del hipodigma de fósiles de homininos del nivel TD6 de Gran Dolina (Sierra de Atapuerca, Burgos): Estudio preliminar. Estudios Geológicos 62, 145-154. [article]



Before 2005


-BERMÚDEZ DE CASTRO, J.M., MARTINÓN-TORRES, M., CARBONELL, E., LOZANO, M., GÓMEZ, A., SARMIENTO, S. (2005) Origen y filogenia de los primeros homínidos de Europa. Munibe (Antropología-Arkeologia) 57-3, 279-287.

 

-GÓMEZ, A., SOUICH, Ph. Du, HABER, M., DEL YERRO, M.V. (2004) Estudio antropológico de los esqueletos femeninos del abrigo d’en Ricardo Squella (Algayarens, Ciudadela; Menorca). In: EGOCHEAGA, J. E. (Ed.)  Biología de poblaciones humanas: diversidad, tiempo, espacio - Actas del XIII Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Antropología Biológica.

 

-HABER, M., BOTELLA, M.C., NÚÑEZ, M., GÓMEZ, A. (2004) Caracteres derivados neandertalenses: una cuestión de frecuencias. In: EGOCHEAGA, J. E. (Ed.) Biología de poblaciones humanas: diversidad, tiempo, espacio-Actas del XIII Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Antropología Biológica.

 

-JIMÉNEZ-BROBÉIL, S.A., AL OUMAOUI, I., BOTELLA, M.C., GÓMEZ, A. (2004) Traumatismos en sujetos infantiles de la Edad del Bronce de Granada. In: EGOCHEAGA, J. E. (Ed.) Biología de poblaciones humanas: diversidad, tiempo, espacio-Actas del XIII Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Antropología Biológica.

 

-GÓMEZ, A., BOTELLA, M.C., JIMÉNEZ, S.A., GÁMEZ M.D. (2003) Nuevos enterramientos en el cementerio musulmán de Sahl ben Malik. In: ALUJA, M. P.; MALGOSA, A., NOGUÉS R. M. (Eds.) Antropología y biodiversidad. Edicions Bellaterra. Vol.1, pp. 210-219.

 

-GÁMEZ, M.D., GÓMEZ, A., GUERRERO, S., JIMÉNEZ, S.A. (2003) Antropología del Sepulcro Megalítico de la Solana del Pradillo, Gobernador (Granada). In: ALUJA, M. P., MALGOSA, A., NOGUÉS R. M. (Eds.) Antropología y biodiversidad. Edicions Bellaterra. Vol.1, pp. 169-175.

 

-GÁMEZ ORTIZ, M.D., GÓMEZ ROBLES, A. (2001) Estudio antropológico del Sepulcro Megalítico “Cuesta de los Almendrillos de Ardite”, Alozaina (Málaga).In: FERNÁNDEZ RUIZ, J., MÁRQUEZ ROMERO, J. E. Megalitismo en la cuenca media del Río Grande (Málaga). Textos Mínimos. Universidad de Málaga. pp. 124-142.