UC Davis Researchers: Archaeologists Can Determine Biological Sex of Human Remains From Proteins in a Single Tooth

Photo Credit: Jelmer Eerkens DAVIS, Calif. — A report from the University of California’s Davis campus outlines that researchers have discovered that information on the biological sex of human remains unearthed during archaeological digs can be obtained from a protein study of a single tooth. “Estimating the sex of human remains is important for…