Found: 1 ancient parasite egg linked to disease that still infects 200 million people globally

  • by: MARIA CHENG , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 19, 2014 - 7:20 PM

LONDON — In a skeleton more than 6,200 years old, scientists have found the earliest known evidence of infection with a parasitic worm that now afflicts more than 200 million people worldwide.

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