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Oct 20, 2015 03:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Genes associated with antibiotic resistance have been found in a mummy’s colon and feces, long before antibiotics were introduced.
Oct 20, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The mummy is one of 11 stored at a museum in Florence, Italy.
Sep 25, 2015 09:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The mummy dates back to some 2,800 years and his kidney was preserved thanks to end-stage renal tuberculosis.
Sep 8, 2015 08:11 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A stash of 1,900-year-old Egyptian mummy paintings is helping researchers understand how ancient artists used a fashionable pigment called Egyptian blue.
Aug 28, 2015 09:47 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The oldest case of acute decompensated heart failure is found in 3,500-year-old mummified remains.
Aug 27, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
People in ancient Egypt were likely to lose some of their front teeth before they could become mummies.
Aug 7, 2015 04:04 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Royal architect Kha and his wife Merit underwent different, but not necessarily worse, mummification than higher officials.
Jun 22, 2015 09:59 AM ET // Discovery News
The fetus was found inside the bishop's coffin -- tucked under his feet.
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