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Research reveals the link between primate knuckles and hand use

May 30, 2019 - General

Research carried out by the University of Kent has found differences between the knuckle joints of primates that will enable a better understanding of ancient human hand use.

Credit: University of KentUsing samples from the Powell-Cotton Museum in Birchington-on-Sea (UK), as well as samples from Germany, Belgium and the USA, a team led by School of Anthropology and Conservation (SAC) Ph.D. student Christopher Dunmore examined the…

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