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Oldest Tumor Found in Neanderthal Bones

The oldest human tumor ever dated has now been found in the bones of a neanderthal. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have published a new study in the journal PLOS ONE stating that the tumor was a form of fibrous dysplasia, which takes the place of a bone’s inner material. The tumor, which was found in the rib of …

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