Joan Richtsmeier

Professsor of Anthropology

Joan Richtsmeier
  • 320 Carpenter Building
    University Park, PA 16802
  • She/Her
  • jta10@psu.edu

Research Summary

Analysis of craniofacial phenotypes.

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Skull Brain Mutation Craniosynostoses Cartilage Shape Down Syndrome Phenotype Craniofacial Dysostosis Human Chromosomes Chromosomes, Human, Pair 21 Bone And Bones P42 Sutures Genes Developmental Head Growth Atomic Force Microscopy Dimension Skeleton Osteogenesis Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptors Chromosomes Chondrocytes

Most Recent Publications

Evolutionary Cell Processes in Primates: Genes, Skin, Energetics, Breathing, and Feeding

Joan Richtsmeier, M Pitirri, 2022, on p. 350

Evolutionary cell biology in anthropological research

Joan Richtsmeier, M Pitirri, 2022, on p. 18

Susan M. Motch Perrine, M. Kathleen Pitirri, Emily L. Durham, Mizuho Kawasaki, Hao Zheng, Danny Z. Chen, Kazuhiko Kawasaki, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2022, eLife

M. Kathleen Pitirri, Emily L. Durham, Natalie A. Romano, Jacob I. Santos, Abigail P. Coupe, Hao Zheng, Danny Z. Chen, Kazuhiko Kawasaki, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Meng Wu, Susan M. Motch Perrine, 2022, Frontiers in Genetics

Megan F. Veltri, Emily L. Durham, Kate M. Lesciotto, Abigail Coupe, Mizuho Kawasaki, Susan Motch-Perrine, Anastassia Stoykova, Tran C. Tuoc, Kazuhiko Kawasaki, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2022, FASEB Journal

Mechanical Properties of Embryonic Mouse Cartilage and Bone

Julian A. Gifford-Mahany, Sarah Kiemle, Mizuho Kawasaki, Timothy Tighe, Kazuhiko Kawasaki, Joan Richtsmeier, 2022, FASEB Journal

Abigail Coupe, Emily L. Durham, Kate M. Lesciotto, Megan F. Veltri, Mizuho Kawasaki, Susan Motch-Perrine, Anastassia Stoykova, Tran C. Tuoc, Kazuhiko Kawasaki, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2022, FASEB Journal

Craniofacial morphology of a new mouse model of Down syndrome

Nandini Singh, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Roger Reeves, 2022, FASEB Journal

Emily L. Durham, Mizuho Kawasaki, M. K. Pitirri, Susan M.M. Perrine, Kazuhiko Kawasaki, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2022, FASEB Journal

Yasuhiro Kazuki, Feng J. Gao, Miho Yamakawa, Masumi Hirabayashi, Kanako Kazuki, Naoyo Kajitani, Sachiko Miyagawa-Tomita, Satoshi Abe, Makoto Sanbo, Hiromasa Hara, Hiroshi Kuniishi, Satoshi Ichisaka, Yoshio Hata, Moeka Koshima, Haruka Takayama, Shoko Takehara, Yuji Nakayama, Masaharu Hiratsuka, Yuichi Iida, Satoko Matsukura, Naohiro Noda, Yicong Li, Anna J. Moyer, Bei Cheng, Nandini Singh, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Mitsuo Oshimura, Roger H. Reeves, 2022, American Journal of Human Genetics on p. 328-344

Most-Cited Papers

Christopher J. Percival, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2013, American Journal of Anatomy on p. 909-922

Joan T. Richtsmeier, Kevin Flaherty, 2013, Acta Neuropathologica on p. 469-489

Cristina M. Justice, Garima Yagnik, Yoonhee Kim, Inga Peter, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Monica Erazo, Xiaoqian Ye, Edmond Ainehsazan, Lisong Shi, Michael L. Cunningham, Virginia Kimonis, Tony Roscioli, Steven A. Wall, Andrew O.M. Wilkie, Joan Stoler, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Yann Heuzé, Pedro A. Sanchez-Lara, Michael F. Buckley, Charlotte M. Druschel, James L. Mills, Michele Caggana, Paul A. Romitti, Denise M. Kay, Craig Senders, Peter J. Taub, Ophir D. Klein, James Boggan, Marike Zwienenberg-Lee, Cyrill Naydenov, Jinoh Kim, Alexander F. Wilson, Simeon A. Boyadjiev, 2012, Nature Genetics on p. 1360-1364

Kevin Flaherty, Nandini Singh, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2016, Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Developmental Biology on p. 429-459

An Analysis of Anatomy Education Before and During Covid-19: May–August 2020

Derek J. Harmon, Stefanie M. Attardi, Malli Barremkala, Danielle C. Bentley, Kirsten M. Brown, Jennifer F. Dennis, Haviva M. Goldman, Kelly M. Harrell, Barbie A. Klein, Christopher J. Ramnanan, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Gary J. Farkas, 2021, Anatomical Sciences Education on p. 132-147

Neus Martínez-Abadías, Susan M. Motch, Talia L. Pankratz, Yingli Wang, Kristina Aldridge, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2013, American Journal of Anatomy on p. 80-94

Yingli Wang, Xueyan Zhou, Kurun Oberoi, Robert Phelps, Ross Couwenhoven, Miao Sun, Amélie Rezza, Greg Holmes, Christopher J. Percival, Jenna Friedenthal, Pavel Krejci, Joan T. Richtsmeier, David L. Huso, Michael Rendl, Ethylin Wang Jabs, 2012, Journal of Clinical Investigation on p. 2153-2164

Unilateral and bilateral expression of a quantitative trait: Asymmetry and symmetry in coronal craniosynostosis

Yann Heuzé, Neus Martínez-Abadías, Jennifer M. Stella, Craig W. Senders, Simeon A. Boyadjiev, Lun Jou Lo, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2012, Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution on p. 109-122

Neus Martínez-Abadías, Philipp Mitteroecker, Trish E. Parsons, Mireia Esparza, Torstein Sjøvold, Campbell Rolian, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Benedikt Hallgrímsson, 2012, Evolutionary Biology on p. 554-567

Yasuhiro Kazuki, Feng J. Gao, Yicong Li, Anna J. Moyer, Benjamin Devenney, Kei Hiramatsu, Sachiko Miyagawa-Tomita, Satoshi Abe, Kanako Kazuki, Naoyo Kajitani, Narumi Uno, Shoko Takehara, Masato Takiguchi, Miho Yamakawa, Atsushi Hasegawa, Ritsuko Shimizu, Satoko Matsukura, Naohiro Noda, Narumi Ogonuki, Kimiko Inoue, Shogo Matoba, Atsuo Ogura, Liliana D. Florea, Alena Savonenko, Meifang Xiao, Dan Wu, Denise A.S. Batista, Junhua Yang, Zhaozhu Qiu, Nandini Singh, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Takashi Takeuchi, Mitsuo Oshimura, Roger H. Reeves, 2020, eLife on p. 1-29