Rheumatic diseases: The cost of survival during the Little Ice Age

March 30, 2020 - General

A study by the Human Evolutionary Biology Group at the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country provides clues about the prevalence of a certain genetic profile in the European population.

One of the skeletons found at the medieval site of San Miguel de Ereñozar
[Credit: UPV/EHU]Between the 14th and 19th centuries, there was a period of climate instability known as the Little Ice Age that mainly affected the northern hemisphere. This…

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