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    • A First Assessment of the Conservation of the Mummified Human Remains in the Museo Egizio in Turin in the Framework of the “Mummy Conservation Project” 

      Samadelli M; Gregori G; Maixner F; Rossani M; Del Vesco P; Borla M; Paladin A; Wurst C; Sterflinger-Gleixner K; Voitl C; Cibin M; Thomas GS; Frohlich B; Thompson RC; Zink AR (2019)
      The Museo Egizio in Turin holds a unique collection of 116 mummified or skeletal human bodies or body parts. This collection is currently under study by the “Mummy Conservation Project”, a collaborative venture of the ...
    • Genetic structure of the early Hungarian conquerors inferred from mtDNA haplotypes and Y-chromosome haplogroups in a small cemetery 

      Neparáczki E; Juhász Z; Pamjav H; Fehér T; Csányi B; Zink A; Maixner F; Pálfi G; Molnár E; Pap I; Kustár Á; Révész L; Raskó I; Török T (2017)
      We applied ancient DNA methods to shed light on the origin of ancient Hungarians and their relation to modern populations. Hungarians moved into the Carpathian Basin from the Eurasian Pontic steppes in the year 895 AD as ...
    • Genomic insights into the history of prehistoric Eastern Alps 

      Coia V; Wurst C; Paladin A; Cipollini G; Maixner F; Zink A (2019)
      Presentation at: International Mountain Conference ; Innsbruck ; 08/09/2019 - 12/09/2019
    • Genomic insights into the history of prehistoric Eastern Alps 

      Coia V; Wurst C; Paladin A; Cipollini G; Maixner F; Zink A (2019)
      Poster session at: International Mountain Conference ; Innsbruck ; 08/09/2019 - 12/09/2019
    • Helicobacter pylori in ancient human remains 

      Maixner F; Thorell K; Granehäll L; Linz B; Moodley Y; Rattei T; Engstrand L; Zink A (2019)
      The bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infects the stomachs of approximately 50% of all humans. With its universal occurrence, high infectivity and virulence properties it is considered as one of the most severe ...
    • Human microevolution and the atlantic slave trade: A case study from Säo Tomé 

      Coelho M; Coia V; Luiselli D; Useli A; Hagemeijer T; Amorim A; Destro-Bisol G; Rocha J (2008)
      Populations derived from the Atlantic slaving process provide unique opportunities for studying key evolutionary determinants of current patterns of human cultural and biological variation. Examination of the genetic ...
    • Human perception on symmetry, raw material and size of Palaeolithic handaxes 

      Tumler D; Basell L; Coward F (2017)
      It has often been assumed that handaxes were crafted and used primarily by adult males (Hawkes et al. 1997; Kohn & Mithen 1999; Niekus et al. 2012). However, there is no clear scientific or ethnographic evidence to support ...
    • Iceman photoscan 

      Samadelli M (Pfeil, 2009)
      The 'Iceman Photoscan' project represents a significant scientific contribution to the study and dissemination of knowledge on the oldest wet and natural mummy in the world. This book describes in detail the single steps, ...
    • The Iceman's Last Meal Consisted of Fat, Wild Meat, and Cereals 

      Maixner F; Turaev D; Cazenave-Gassiot A; Janko M; Krause-Kyora B; Hoopmann MR; Kusebauch U; Sartain M; Guerriero G; O'Sullivan N; Teasdale M; Cipollini G; Paladin A; Mattiangeli V; Samadelli M; Putzer A; Tecchiati U; Meissen J; Palazoglu M; Rausch P; Lösch S; Kim BJ; Baines JF; Gostner P; An HJ; Malfertheiner P; Egarter-Vigl E; Stark RW; Keller A; Bishop D; Wenk M; Engstrand L; Moritz RL; Bradley DG; Fiehn O; Nebel A; Oeggl K; Doble P; Franke A; Rattei T; Grimm R; Zink A (2018)
      The history of humankind is marked by the constant adoption of new dietary habits affecting human physiology, metabolism, and even the development of nutrition-related disorders. Despite clear archaeological evidence for ...
    • The Iceman’s Last Meal Consisted of Fat, Wild Meat and Cereals 

      Maixner F; Turaev D; Cazenave-Gassiot A; Janko M; Krause-Kyora B; Hoopmann MR; Engstrand L; Moritz RL; Doble P; Oeggl K; Rattei T; Grimm R; Zink A (2019)
      At: International Mountain Conference ; Innsbruck ; 08/09/2019 - 12/09/2019
    • Il maestro del sonno eterno 

      Piombino Mascali D (La Zisa, 2009)
      Quali segreti custodisce Rosalia Lombardo, la 'Bella Addormentata' delle Catacombe di Palermo, ritenuta a ragione la più bella mummia del mondo? Quali alchimie hanno permesso la perfetta conservazione di una bambina di due ...
    • Italian isolates today: Geographic and linguistic factors shaping human biodiversity 

      Bisol G; Anagnostou P; Batini C; Battaggia C; Bertoncini S; Boattini A; Caciagli L; Calò C; Capelli C; Capocasa M; Castrì L; Ciani G; Coia V; Corrias L; Crivellaro F; Ghiani M; Luiselli D; Mela C; Melis A; Montano V; Paoli G; Sanna E; Rufo F; Sazzini M; Taglloli L; Tofanelli S; Useli A; Vona G; Pettener D (2008)
      We briefly review the current status of anthropological and genetic studies of isolated populations and of their micro-evolutionary and biomedical applications, with particular emphasis on European populations. Thereafter, ...
    • Karies, Pest und Knochenbrüche: was Skelette über Leben und Sterben in alter Zeit verraten 

      Wahl J; Zink A (Theiss, 2013)
      Die Pest, das kollektive Grauen des Mittelalters, schilderten schockierte Schriftsteller und Künstler bis ins Detail. Doch das ist ein Sonderfall; von vielen anderen Leiden berichten nur noch Knochen. Von der Arthritis bis ...
    • La mummia di Merano: viaggio alla scoperta di una mummia 

      Malgora S; Milani C; Elias J; Rosendahl W; Zink A (Mummy Project Research, 2017)
      ll volume raccoglie e analizza gli studi effettuati dal team multidisciplinare guidato da Malgora sulla mummia egizia e il suo sarcofago, conservati presso il museo meranese. La mummia, che era stata portata a Merano ...
    • Life traces: psychrophilic and psychrotolerant bacteria in the Iceman 

      Samadelli M; Wang F; Luciani S; Marota I; Olivieri C; Egarter-Vigl E; Moroder L; Zink A; Rollo F (Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, 2014)
    • Linguistic, geographic and genetic isolation: A collaborative study of italian populations 

      Capocasa M; Anagnostou P; Bachis V; Battaggia C; Bertoncini S; Biondi G; Boattini A; Boschi I; Brisighelli F; Calò C; Carta M; Coia V; Corrias L; Crivellaro F; De Fanti S; Dominici V; Ferri G; Francalacci P; Franceschi Z; Luiselli D; Morelli L; Paoli G; Rickards O; Robledo R; Sanna D; Sanna E; Sarno S; Sineo L; Taglioli L; Tagarelli G; Tofanelli S; Vona G; Pettener D; Bisol G (2014)
      The animal and plant biodiversity of the Italian territory is known to be one of the richest in the Mediterranean basin and Europe as a whole, but does the genetic diversity of extant human populations show a comparable ...
    • A look into the past: metagenomic analysis of mummified human remains 

      Maixner F; Tett A; Huang K; Boulund F; Thorell K; Reinhard K; Engstrand L; Rota-Stabelli O; Rattei T; Segata N; Zink A (2019)
      At : Fourth International Conference on Clinical Metagenomics, ICCMG4 ; Geneva ; 17/10/2019 - 18/10/2019
    • Malaria in the Eastern Mediterranean: Preservation, Curation, and Biomolecular Promises 

      Gamble M; Maixner F; Loufouma-Mbouaka A; Zink A; Binder M (2019)
      At: 2nd International Congress on Archaeological Sciences in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East (ICAS-EMME 2) ; Nicosia ; 12/11/2019 - 14/11/2019