Posts

Showing posts from July, 2017

Updates of Summer Research in Tyumen, Russia

Image
Reverse Order of Dates
The camp
Mosquittos!!
Siberian times reported the mummies newly discovered in Siberia. The cases will be studied by collaboration of Russian and S Korean scientists. 

Siberia Times http://siberiantimes.com/other/others/features/cocooned-in-copper-best-fur-fabric-and-birch-bark-an-adult-and-tiny-baby-from-the-8th-century/
Joseon Ilbo (Korean) http://news.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2017/07/17/2017071702176.html
"Researchers from the Centre for Arctic Studies and Seoul National University are working on the finds. Siberian scientists will do tomography tests  to ascertain  the level of body preservation. This will also highlight any burial artifacts hidden inside the cocoons."




Excavation at Chepgul site begins
Eurasian Steppe
West Siberian Plain

Tyumen area
The view of Chepgul Site

Organizing Paleopathology Session in 2018 IPPA Congress

2nd Call for Abstracts

We politely ask you to join in our session proposal for upcoming 2018 IPPA congress. We already had our own paleopathology session in previous 2014 IPPA meeting (“Paleopathology in Asia” session). This session is the update of the studies after then on. Please send your abstract to us if you hope to join in our session.

The Indopacipic Prehistory Association Congress will open on Sunday 23 September and sessions will run on Monday 24, Tuesday 25, Thursday 27 and Friday 28 September, 2018. The venue is Hue, the famous medieval capital city of Vietnam.

Organizers: Drs. Hisashi Fujita (Niigata College of Nursing, Japan) and Dong Hoon Shin (Seoul National University, South Korea)

Session Title: Recent Progress in Paleopathology of Asia

Abstract: Recently, paleopathology has been established in Asia as the indispensable research for revealing ancient people’s health and disease status by studies on the tissues remnant in archaeologically obtained biological specimens…

Paleoparasitology Session in ICOPA 2018

Image
14th International Congress of Parasitology

The official site of the congress....Click Below


CALL FOR PAPERS
We are organizing the "Paleoparasitology session" for upcoming ICOPA 2018 meeting (Aug 19-24, 2018). 
Abstract can be submitted to http://www.icopa2018.org/index.php (The abstract submission will be available in the spring of 2018).
When you will submit the abstract for the paleoparasitology session, please contact one of the people below who are working for the successful organization of this session.
Karl Reinhard: kreinhard1@me.com Min Seo: bbbenji@naver.com Dong Hoon Shin: cuteminjae@gmail.com Alena Iniguez: alenainiguez@gmail.com
We will arrange your invaluable abstract to be presented in our paleoparasitology session. 
*We hope to design the Special Issue of International Journal of Paleopathology with the papers based on the novel abstracts presented in this session. 
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

Organizing 2017 Korea-Japan Paleopathology Forum

Korean Association of Paleopathology and Osteoarchaeology (S Korea) and Japanese Association of Paleopathology will hold the Korea-Japan Paleopathology Forum on October, 2017.

Date: 2017/10/21-22
Venue: Tokyo (University of Tokyo)

Podium Presentations:

Youngjun Kim (Seoul National University): Paleopathology in South Asia

Eun Jin Woo, Hyunwoo Jung, Sunyoung Pak (Yonsei University College of Dentstry): A Probable Case of Venereal Syphilis in Korea (19th Century A.D.)

Min Seo (Dankook University) and Dong Hoon Shin (Seoul National University): Paleopathological review of malaria in pre-modern Korean society

Poster Presentations:

Myeung Ju Kim (Dankook University): Anatomy of the Joseon mummy's heart: the paleopathologcical basis of cardiology

Chang Seok Oh (Seoul National University): First report on the detection of Helicobacter pylori ancient DNA from Korean mummies

Jong Ha Hong (Seoul National University):Ancient DNA analysis on 18s rRNA and ITS2 genes of Trichuris trichiura eggs obtained…

Lecture: Recent Progress in Paleopathology (Graduate)

과목번호: 801.2607 (대학원/의학과_해부학전공과목)
과목명(국문): 고병리학 연구의 최신지견
과목명(영문): Recent Progress in Paleopathology

일시: 매주 화요일 저녁 6시 – 8시 50분
장소: 해부학교실 회의실

책임 교수: 신동훈 (740-8203)
담당 지원: 홍종하 (740-8199)

성적: 출석-20, 과제-20, 기말고사-40, 학습태도-20

1주차: 9/5 오리엔테이션 신동훈

2주차: 9/12 BLAST (1) 신동훈

3주차: 9/19 BLAST (2) 신동훈

4주차: 9/26 BLAST (3) 신동훈

5주차: 10/10 BLAST (4) 오창석/신동훈

6주차: 10/17 MEGA (1) 신동훈

7주차: 10/24 MEGA (2) 오창석/신동훈

8주차: 10/31 중간고사 신동훈

9주차: 11/7 [특강] 얼굴복원의 이론적 기반 이원준/신동훈

10주차: 11/14 Biopython 기초 신동훈

11주차: 11/21 Phylogenetic Network (1) 신동훈

12주차: 11/28 Phylogenetic Network (2) 신동훈

13주차: 12/5 Bayesian inference in phylogeny (1) 신동훈

14주차: 12/12 Bayesian inference in phylogeny (2) 신동훈

15주차: 12/19 기말고사 신동훈