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Contact: Senior Researcher Katja Heinemeier
Aarhus University

Jan Heinemeier, Aarhus University

Caption: "Our studies show that the building blocks that made up your Achilles tendons when you were 17 years old are virtually the same when you're 50," explains associate professor Jan Heinemeier, director of the AMS 14C Dating Centre at Aarhus University.

Credit: Aarhus University

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