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dc.contributor.authorPlomp, Kimberly A
dc.contributor.authorVidarsdottir, Una Strand
dc.contributor.authorWeston, Darlene A
dc.contributor.authorDobney, Keith
dc.contributor.authorCollard, Mark
dc.date.accessioned2015-04-28T10:20:01Z
dc.date.available2015-04-28T10:20:01Z
dc.date.issued2015-04-27
dc.identifier.citationPlomp , K A , Vidarsdottir , U S , Weston , D A , Dobney , K & Collard , M 2015 , ' The ancestral shape hypothesis : an evolutionary explanation for the occurrence of intervertebral disc herniation in humans ' , BMC Evolutionary Biology , vol. 15 , 68 . https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-015-0336-yen
dc.identifier.issn1471-2148
dc.identifier.otherPURE: 50238406
dc.identifier.otherPURE UUID: 5724778e-b160-493d-8d28-b49a0d5b6e5c
dc.identifier.otherScopus: 84928550943
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2164/4454
dc.descriptionThis is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly credited. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated. Acknowledgments We thank York Osteoarchaeology, Pre-Construct Archaeology, Durham University, the Natural History Museum, and the American Museum of Natural History for access to the specimens used in the study. We also thank Helgi Pétur Gunnarsson for his assistance with the analyses. The study was funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Canada Research Chairs Program, Canada Foundation for Innovation, British Columbia Knowledge Development Fund, MITACS, and Simon Fraser University. We thank the editor and two anonymous reviewers for their insightful comments and suggestions on this paper.en
dc.language.isoeng
dc.relation.ispartofBMC Evolutionary Biologyen
dc.rights© 2015 Plomp et al.; licensee BioMed Central. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly credited. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.en
dc.subjectBack painen
dc.subjectDisc herniationen
dc.subjectVertebral shapeen
dc.subjectBipedalismen
dc.subjectGeometric morphometricsen
dc.subjectSchmorl's nodesen
dc.subjectGE Environmental Sciencesen
dc.subjectCC Archaeologyen
dc.subjectQH Natural historyen
dc.subject.lccGEen
dc.subject.lccCCen
dc.subject.lccQHen
dc.titleThe ancestral shape hypothesis : an evolutionary explanation for the occurrence of intervertebral disc herniation in humansen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of Aberdeen.Archaeologyen
dc.description.statusPeer revieweden
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dc.identifier.doihttps://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-015-0336-y


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