The Teeth Have It: Tracing the Denisovan Legacy Around the World

July 25, 2019 - General
Surface model of the Xiahe mandible after digital removal of the adhering carbonate crust. Source: Jean-Jacques Hublin, ResearchGate.

A dental trait found in the Xiahe Denisovan jawbone as well as in some ancient and modern human populations now provides a rare opportunity to track the geographical reach and perhaps even the final fate of the Denisovans.

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