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Evidence of Salmonella Paratyphi C found for the first time in medieval northern Europe: Eight hundred year old Norwegian skeleton found to have traces of Salmonella

Evidence of Salmonella Paratyphi C found for the first time in medieval northern Europe: Eight hundred year old Norwegian skeleton found to have traces of Salmonella

Genome research suggests that enteric fever, a potentially lethal disease more commonly found in hot countries, was present in medieval Europe. Salmonella Paratyphi C causes enteric fever, a life-threatening infection, and has been detected in a 800 year old human skeleton discovered in Trondheim, Norway.

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