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

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