CASHP Post-Doctoral Scientist Leads Study into Ancestral Link Between Neandertals and Humans

Neandertal and human skull comparison
October 23, 2013

CASHP Postdoctoral scientist Dr. Aida Gomes-Robles led an international team of scholars researching ancient teeth to learn more about the ancestral link between Neandertals and modern humans. The study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, suggests that the two species may have diverged hundreds of thousands of years earlier than previously thought.