The conclusion that these Himalayan Yeti samples were certainly not from a hitherto unknown primate is unaffected, noted the Melton-Sartori-Sykes reply.
Sykes Team Error: Yeti DNA Matches Modern Polar Bear; BBC Compounds Error, Says It Was Himalayan Bear
Sykes said he hoped Coleman and other cryptozoologists would be taken more seriously. “They have been, I think, quite badly treated by scientists over the past 50 years,” he said.
First televised as three Channel 4 programs, the info hits America in November.
The results are exciting news for cryptozoology.