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How a 195-million-year-old dinosaur bone could still have soft tissue in it

China’s dinosaur discoveries   Ancient tissue found in 195 million-year-old dinosaur rib It might be the oldest soft tissue sample ever found. Researchers discovered ancient collagen and protein remains preserved in the ribs of a dinosaur that walked the Earth 195 million … Continue reading

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Good ribbance: Dinosaur rib bones reveal remnants of 195-million-year-old protein

Is fossilized rock all that remains when a dinosaur decomposes? New research provides the first evidence that proteins have been preserved within the 195-million-year-old rib of the sauropodomorph dinosaur Lufengosaurus. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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