The tooth and the DNA of the first Sapiens in Fumane

Science journal has published the results of the paleoanthropological and paleogenetic study carried out on a deciduous incisor found in the first years of excavation in the level A2 of Fumane, containing Protoaurignacian industry .
The application of computed microtomography for the morphometric analysis of the tooth and the refinement of the techniques of DNA sequencing, carried out by a team of researchers of the University of Bologna and at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, have confirmed the tooth belonged to one of the the first European Sapiens.

Original article on Science:
http://www.sciencemag.org/content/early/2015/04/22/science.aaa2773.abstract

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