- Insights into a Mummy: A Paleoradiological Analysis. // Collegium Antropologicum;Sep2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p797
No abstract available.
- Egyptian Revival in Atlanta. Rose, Mark // Archaeology;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p21
Reports on the coffins, mummies and tomb furnishings from Egypt, which are undergoing study and conservation at Emory University's Michael C. Carlos Museum in Atlanta, Georgia. Artifacts included in the collection; Information on the scanning of the male mummy, believed to be that of Ramesses I.
- Between life and death. Paterlini, Marta // Nature;3/12/2009, Vol. 458 Issue 7235, p152
The article reviews the exhibition "Mummies: The Dream of Everlasting Life," which is running at the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology in Bolzano, Italy until October 25, 2009.
- Sources of bias in the Murray Black collection: Implications for palaeopathological analysis. Robertson, Sarah // Australian Aboriginal Studies;Jul2007, Vol. 2007 Issue 1, p116
The Murray Black collection of Aboriginal skeletal remains has been a mainstay of bio-anthropological research in Australia, but relatively little thought has been given to how and why this collection may differ from archaeologically obtained collections. The context in which remains were...
- Erratum to: Radiological findings in an ancient Iranian salt mummy (ChehrÄbÄd ca. 410-350 BC). Öhrström, Lena; Seiler, Roger; Böni, Thomas; Aali, Abolfazl; Stöllner, Thomas; Rühli, Frank // Skeletal Radiology;Mar2016, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p433
A correction to the article "Radiological Findings in an Ancient Iranian Salt Mummy" that was published in the previous issue is presented.
- Paleopathology in Peru. Allison, Marvin J. // Natural History;Feb79, Vol. 88 Issue 2, p74
Focuses on the paleopathological findings of the mummies from Peru which indicate the ancient origins of infectious and industrial diseases. Evidence of malaria's presence in the pre-Columbian populations of the area; Incidence of pneumonia among the native populations; Presence of typhoid...
- MYSTERIOUS MUMMIES. // Current Events;2/5/2007, Vol. 106 Issue 17, p2
The article reports on the recovery of 12 mummies from the Andes in Peru. The mummies are approximately 600 years old and thought to be from the Chachapoya culture. The mummies have been put on display at a museum in Lima, Peru. In addition to the mummies, archaeologists uncovered a vast...
- The Paleopathology of Egyptian Mummies. Zimmerman, Michael R. // Ancient Egypt Magazine;Feb/Mar2011, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p20
The article reports on the paleopathologic study of ancient mummies in Egypt. It mentions that the study of disease in ancient remains adds essential time dimension to improve knowledge on disease evolution and its role in human biologic and social history. It notes that disease diagnosis in the...
- Paleopathology in Alaskan Mummies. Zimmerman, Michael R. // American Scientist;Jan/Feb85, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p999
Investigates the disease and the dangers of ancient life in the Arctic by the examination of preserved bodies from Alaska. Paleopathology in Alaskan mummies; Diagnostic problems peculiar to ancient skeletal remains; Effects of preservation; Principle underlying any postmortem preservation of...