1,000 year old Lice on Peruvian Mummies tell us of early human migrations

John Hawks shared an interesting news bit the other day. The study basically sampled head lice off of 1,000 year old Peruvian mummies and with some sequence variation comparisons to other lice, the authors were able conclude that lice have been with humans ever since they migrated out of Africa. I've tracked down the original... Continue Reading →

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