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Byzantine skeleton yields 800-year-old genomes from a fatal infection
 

Byzantine skeleton yields 800-year-old genomes from a fatal infection

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New insight has been gained into the everyday hazards of life in the late Byzantine Empire, sometime around the early 13th century, as well as the evolution of Staphylococcus saprophyticus, a common bacterial pathogen.
 
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11 Jan 2017 - General