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Ref Type: Journal Article
Authors: Faerman, M.
Jankauskas, R.
Gorski, A.
Bercovier, H.
Greenblatt, C. L.
Title: Prevalence of human tuberculosis in a medieval population of Lithuanian studied by ancient DNA analysis
Date: 1997
Source: Ancient Biomolecules
Abstract: Examines the prevalence of tuberculosis in humans within ancient Europe. Reference to incidence of bone pathology in skeletal remaining medieval Lithuania
Detection of the presence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in skeletal remains from Lithuania
Identification of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) of the bacillus.
Date Created: 7/21/2003
Volume: 1
Number: 3
Page Start: 205
Page End: 214