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Otzi the Iceman's maternal lineage extinct: Study

The results showed that the paternal lineage of Otzi was very common in different regions in Europe during the Neolithic age, while his maternal lineage probably existed only in the Alps.

19 living male relatives of Iceman mummy discovered

A genetic study has found 19 living male relatives of Otzi the Iceman, in the Austrian Tyrol.

World`s oldest wet mummy Otzi suffered from periodontitis

The 3D computer tomography reconstructions give an insight into the oral cavity of the Iceman and shows how severely he was suffering from advanced periodontitis.

Oldest blood cells found in wounds of iceman

Scientists have discovered the oldest known blood cells in the wounds of Otzi, the stone age “Iceman” whose body was found on an Alpine mountainside.