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Christina Warinner:
Christina Warinner: Spåra urgamla sjukdomar med hjälp av ... tandsten.

TED2012 · 5:31 · Filmed Feb 2012
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Föreställ dig vad vi skulle kunna lära oss om sjukdomar genom att studera historien av mänskliga sjukdomar, från forntida hominider ända till nu. Men hur? TED Fellow Christina Warinner är en arkeologisk genetiker, och hon har hittat ett spektakulärt nytt verktyg - mikrobiskt DNA i fossiliserad tandsten.

Archaeological geneticist
Christina Warinner is a researcher at the University of Zurich, where she studies how humans have co-evolved with environments, diets and disease. Full bio
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