Essential Bibliography

Cerrito, P., Nava, A., Radovčić, D., et al. (2022). Dental cementum virtual histology of Neanderthal teeth from Krapina (Croatia, 130–120 kyr): an informed estimate of age, sex and adult stressors. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 19(187):20210820.
https://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2021.0820

Cerrito, P., Bailey, S.E., Hu, B. et al. (2020). Parturitions, menopause, and other physiological stressors are recorded in dental cementum microstructure. Scientific Reports 10: 5381.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598.020.621777

Li, Q., Nava, A., Reynard, L., Thirlwall, M., Bondioli, L., Müller, W. (2020). Spatially-Resolved Ca Isotopic and Trace Element Variations in Human Deciduous Teeth Record Diet and Physiological Change. Environmental Archaeology 27(5): 474-483
https://doi.org/10.1080/14614103.2020.1758988

Mahoney, P., McFarlane, G., Smith, B.H., et al.  (2021). Growth of Neanderthal infants from Krapina (120–130 ka), Croatia. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 288(1963): 20212079.
https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2021.2079

Nava, A., Lugli, F., Romandini, et al. (2020). Early life of Neanderthals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117(46): 28719-28726.
https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2011765117

Gigante, M., Nava, A., Paine, et al.  (2021). Who was buried with Nestor’s Cup? Macroscopic and microscopic analyses of the cremated remains from Tomb 168 (second half of the 8th century BCE, Pithekoussai, Ischia Island, Italy). PloS one 16(10): e0257368.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0257368