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Student Discovers Tuberculosis DNA in Dental Plaque of Smithsonian’s Anatomical Collection

Wednesday, August 16, 2017, By Kathleen Haley
In a collection of historic skeletal remains at the Smithsonian, microscopic signs of a serious contagion lurk in an intriguing place in a sample of individuals from 100 years ago. Student researcher Soleil Young ’17, a member of the Renée...

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    Professor of Law
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      Professor of Law, Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs and Director of the Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism
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        Associate Professor of Political Science and Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute
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          Assistant Professor of Communications
          • Mehrzad Boroujerdi

            Professor and Chair of Political Science, Provost Faculty Fellow for Internationalization and O’Hanley Faculty Scholar
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              Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy
              • Charles T. Driscoll

                University Professor of Environmental Systems and Distinguished Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
                • Hub Brown

                  Associate Dean for Research, Creativity, International Initiatives & Diversity Associate Professor

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