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11-02-05, 17:33
Leprosy interview (5:15)
Police investigators often use DNA samples to solve crimes. Mark Spigelman uses them to solve ancient medical mysteries. His latest case focuses on leprosy...and he was helped by a 2000-thousand year old man. Host Lisa Mullins speaks with Spigelman about what he found.
http://www.theworld.org/content/020910.wma <-- listen

in ancient times they buried the dead..when they didn't bury this old man, the researchers found the reason why....