The bodies had been suffering from a disease similar to tuberculosis when she was sacrificed on the Argentinian volcano Llullaillaco, 22.100 feet above sea level.
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This analysis is possible because of the incredible care of the bodies, which are well-preserved remains lice in her hair.
The team swabbed the lips of two Andean Inca buried at the foot of the 22,000 originally discovered and reduction in 1999, and compared to the protein, which they found to a large database of the Human Genome.