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Mummies

Known as: Mummy 
Bodies preserved either by the ancient Egyptian technique or due to chance under favorable climatic conditions.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Endemic Chagas disease began as a neglected disease of poor, rural and forgotten populations. Its spread from Latin America to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Preface Acknowledgements 1. History of mummy studies 2. Purpose of anthropogenic mummification 3. Mechanisms of mummification 4… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
ABSTRACT Bone and soft tissue samples from 85 ancient Egyptian mummies were analyzed for the presence of ancient Mycobacterium… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The collared lemming in the high-Arctic tundra in Greenland is preyed upon by four species of predators that show marked… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a well-known disease that is part of the aging process and also one of the most common diseases among… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Two broad classes of arthropod natural enemies attack insect herbivores: specialists and generalists. The tight dynamical linkage… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The existence of tuberculosis in the pre-Columbian Americas is controversial because the morphology of the lesion is not specific… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
  • H. Zieliński
  • Archives of gynecology and obstetrics
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 9824171
Der unheilbare Kranke, der zu uns in die Klinik kommt, erwartet von uns Trost. Wie aber k6nnen wir einem unheilbar Kraken einen… Expand
Review
1986
Review
1986
The earliest known use of cocaine, as suggested by the finding of coca leaves in the tombs of Indian mummies, was in 600 A.D.1 2… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Artificial mummification was practised in Egypt from ∼ 2600 BC until the fourth century AD. Because of the dry Egyptian climate… Expand