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Egyptian dog mummy infested with bloodsucking parasites - NBC News.com

Egyptian dog mummy infested with bloodsucking parasites - NBC News.com | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
A dog mummy has revealed the first archaeological evidence of bloodsucking parasites plaguing Fido's ancestors in Egypt during the...
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Egyptian mummy entrails could help reduce allergies

Egyptian mummy entrails could help reduce allergies | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Researcher says remains can show when parasites started to infect humans
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New work in the paleopathology of mummies is helping researchers understand immune response to both parasites and allergens.

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