“It had mtDNA (mitochondrial DNA) with mutations unknown in any human, primate, or animal known so far. But a few fragments I was able to sequence from this sample indicate that if these mutations will hold we are dealing with a new human-like creature, very distant from Homo sapiens, Neanderthals and Denisovans.”
“The implications are huge.”
“I am not sure it will even fit into the known evolutionary tree,” the geneticist wrote.
He added that if the Paracas individuals were so biologically different, they would not have been able to interbreed with humans.
The results need to be replicated and more analysis undertaken before final conclusions can be drawn. We will update when more details emerge. (Full Article: http://higherperspective.com/2014/02/dna-analysis-elongated-skull-released-results-incredible.html)