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Scientists seek Galileo exhumation to focus on eyesight

dall'IRISH TIMES del 22 gennaio 2009 Italian and British scientists want to exhume the body of 16th-century astronomer Galileo for DNA tests to determine if his severe vision problems may have affected some of his……


Lezione di Archeologia Medievale

Lezione tenuta dal prof. Fornaciari presso l’Università di Padova il 19 marzo 2019


Summerschools in Italia 2020

Nuovi programmi didattici in lingua inglese per l'anno 2020Sono aperte le iscrizioni alle Summer Schools organizzate dalla Divisione di Paleopatologia con IRLAB…


Esumazione e studio del corpo di Carlo III

Esumazione e studio del corpo di Carlo III (1823-1854), duca di Parma, nella cappella della Villa Borbone di Viareggio (3-10 aprile 2019) L’intervento di esumazione del duca Carlo III di Parma (1823-1854), richiesto dalla…


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Directed by Valentina Giuffra - associate professor of History of Medicine at the University of Pisa - and by Gino Fornaciari - professor of Paleopathology - the Division carries out research ranging from funerary archeology to the study of mummies, to osteo-archeology, to the application of modern biomedical technologies in order to determine the biological and paleopathological profile of ancient human groups (histological, radiological, immunological, immunohistochemical, ultrastructural and genetic investigations).

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Last weeks to apply to the Winter School in Osteoarchaeology and Paleopathology- Online Edition of the University of Pisa. The deadline is January 13!

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