MAIL ONLINE: Bad news for Jurassic Park: Collagen found in T-rex bone may have come from OSTRICH remains as a result of lab contamination

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 31/5/2017

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Researchers have raised doubts that a Tyrannosaurus rex bone discovered more than a decade ago actually had traces of preserved collagen on it, as was claimed at the time.

Media coverage

TitleBad news for Jurassic Park: Collagen found in T-rex bone may have come from OSTRICH remains as a result of lab contamination
Media name/outletMail Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date31/05/17
DescriptionResearchers have raised doubts that a Tyrannosaurus rex bone discovered more than a decade ago actually had traces of preserved collagen on it, as was claimed at the time.
URLwww.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4560268/Collagen-T-rex-bone-come-OSTRICH.html#ixzz4ijkbfCRB
PersonsMichael Buckley, Phillip Manning