Tibetan plateau first occupied by middle Pleistocene Denisovans

A joint research team led by CHEN Fahu from the Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and ZHANG Dongju from the Lanzhou University reported their studies on a human mandible found in Xiahe, on the Northeastern Tibetan Plateau.
Source: EurekaAlert, https://www.eurekalert.org