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Lizard skin proteins from 50 million years ago (NOT from a dinosaur!)



From: Ben Creisler
bh480@scn.org

The abstract and link are not available yet from Royal Society Proceedings
B: Biology for this story:


First image of protein residue in 50 million year old reptile skin
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2011-03/uom-fio032111.php

http://news.discovery.com/animals/prehistoric-reptile-life-building-blocks-1
10322.html


The media mix-up over the skulls of Oxalaia and Pepesuchus is nothing
compared to THIS mix-up--
Some international news services are reporting that the tissue came from a
50-million year old dinosaur!


Hallan proteínas de la piel fosilizada de un dinosaurio
http://www.elmundo.es/elmundo/2011/03/22/ciencia/1300816463.html

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