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New Article: The Proceeding Book of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences

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Our article about Korean mummy is contributed to the proceeding book "Мультидисциплинарные методы в археологии: новейшие итоги и перспективы" published by Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences (Novosibirsk).

http://www.archaeology.nsc.ru/conferenceru/16
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Invited Speaker: The 2017 Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology

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I am invited to

The 2017 Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (20-25 August 2017 in Groningen, the Netherlands)
[S2] The spread and evolution of ancient infectious diseases
http://www.eseb2017.nl/sub/s2-the-spread-and-evolution-of-anci/

The Scientific Studies on Ancient Parasite Infection of East Asia by Microscopic and Genetic Researches
Dong Hoon Shin
Bioanthropology and Paleopathology Lab, Seoul National University College of Medicine, South Korea
Only about 100 years ago, parasite disease was one of the most prevalent diseases worldwide. The recent development of paleo-parasitology using archaeological samples can provide a wealth of information, making a scientific basis for understanding of ancient parasitism in history. Although East Asia is a region with a long history, the academic tradition of the research on the ancient parasitism was very weak. In recent years, however, interdisciplinary studies successfully revealed how the people of the area were affe…