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    • A whole mitochondria analysis of the Tyrolean Iceman's leather provides insights into the animal sources of Copper Age clothing 

      O'Sullivan N; Teasdale M; Mattiangeli V; Maixner F; Pinhasi R; Bradley D; Zink A (2016)
      The attire of the Tyrolean Iceman, a 5,300-year-old natural mummy from the ötzal Italian Alps, provides a surviving example of ancient manufacturing technologies. Research into his garments has however, been limited by ...
    • Whole mitochondrial DNA sequencing in Alpine populations and the genetic history of the Neolithic Tyrolean Iceman 

      Coia V; Cipollini G; Anagnostou P; Maixner F; Battaggia C; Brisighelli F; Gómez-Carballa A; Destro-Bisol G; Salas A; Zink A (2016)
      The Tyrolean Iceman is an extraordinarily well-preserved natural mummy that lived south of the Alpine ridge ∼5,200 years before present (ybp), during the Copper Age. Despite studies that have investigated his genetic ...
    • The world of mummies: from Ötzi to Lenin 

      Zink A (Pen & Sword Archaeology, 2014)
      Mummies are not just a phenomenon of ancient Egypt. Mummified corpses have also been discovered high in the mountains and the deserts of South America, in the ice of Greenland, in European churches and graves, in North ...
    • Yearbook of mummy studies 

      Gill-Frerking H; Rosendahl W; Zink A; Piombino Mascali D (Pfeil, 2011)
      Bodies with any type of preserved soft tissue are considered mummies. The international multidisciplinary research field of Mummy Studies incorporates research from anthropology, medicine and numerous other fields in order ...
    • Yearbook of Mummy Studies 2 (Addendum) 

      Gill-Frerking H; Rosendhal W; Zink A (Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, 2014)
    • Yearbook of mummy studies [vol. 2] 

      Gill-Frerking H; Rosendahl W; Zink A; Alterauge A (Pfeil, 2014)
      The papers in this second volume of the Yearbook of Mummy Studies reflect some of the diversity of research in the field. The subject areas covered include paleopathology, palynology, entomology, biochemistry, medical ...