January 18, 2021

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Videoscope analysis of a Neanderthal skeleton reveals detailed dental information

Picture: An graphic of the skull, combined with a depth of the palate, with the maxillary...

Picture: An graphic of the skull, combined with a depth of the palate, with the maxillary teeth obvious.
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Credit history: Soprintendenza ABAP for each la Città metropolitana di Bari.

Short article Title: In situ observations on the dentition and oral cavity of the Neanderthal skeleton from Altamura (Italy)

Funding: This function was supported by Ministero dell’Istruzione, dell’Università e della Ricerca, PRIN 2015 grant to G.M., J.M.-C. and D.M., quantity 2015WPHSCJ, prin.miur.it. The Soprintendenza A.B.A.P. for each la città metropolitana di Bari (previously Soprintendenza Archeologia for each la Puglia) the “G. Sergi” Museum of Anthropology (Sapienza College of Rome) and the Museo delle Civiltà (part “L. Pigorini”, Rome) granted access to fossil specimens. The enterprise Olympus (Olympus Italia S.r.l. and Olympus Europe) delivered the endoscopic machines. DentaForm S.r.l. (Pistoia, Italy) delivered the NOMAD™ Professional 2 X-ray technique and the KaVo ScanXam™. The funders experienced no purpose in analyze style and design, knowledge assortment and investigation, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.

Competing Pursuits: The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Report URL: https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0241713&#13

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