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Modern mummification sheds light on Ramses II

February 4, 2013

An interesting article on how a modern cat mummy can shed light on the health of Ramses II.

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Modern mummification sheds light on Ramses II

A mummified domestic cat goes in for a CT scan at the London Health Sciences Centre. The cat was mummified at the request of his owner and used to determine whether changes that happen to tissues are part of the pathological process or whether they’re related to mummification

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