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Bioarcheology: Peopling the Past

| Jane Buikstra

Where did paleopathology come from? Where is it going next? And, most importantly, how can clinical and paleopathologists work together to benefit both fields?


Connecting Past to Present

| Niels Lynnerup

Niels Lynnerup explains the discipline of paleopathology and what benefits it has to offer pathology in the clinic or in the research laboratory


Portraits of Pathology

A glimpse of the vibrant visuals in pathology

Outside the Lab

Missing: One Human Decomposition Facility

| Anna Williams

The uniqueness of different regions means that each needs its own facility – so why doesn’t the UK have one?

Outside the Lab

Forensic Science at FIRS

| Melissa Connor

An introduction to the only taphonomic research facility serving the western United States

Outside the Lab

A Force for Good

| Katie Zejdlik, Nicholas V. Passalacqua, and John A. Williams

The what, where, and why of human decomposition facilities


Life or Death Research?

| Shari Forbes

Human decomposition facilities offer insight into the post-mortem process that can help a wide variety of people – both before and after death

Outside the Lab

Tiny Patients, Huge Difference

| Marta Cohen

Pediatric pathology is suffering from a lack of new members - why?

Outside the Lab

Analysis at Your Fingertips?

| Roisin McGuigan

Paper-spray mass spectrometry provides a quick, accurate method for detecting cocaine use

Inside the Lab

Death of the Autopsy?

Autopsy is declining, but death investigation is still vital. What is the alternative?

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