Vol. 98(Suppl. I) , January 2003

View of funerary urn, currently on exhibition at the Fundação Museu do Homem Americano, in São Raimundo Nonato, Piauí, Brazil, containing the burial of a child. The child died at approximately four years of age. This view shows the burial at the start of laboratory excavation. Note the preservation of the hair.

Foreword This page in French
- C Combes

- Arthur C Aufderheide


Parasitism, the Diversity of Life, and Paleoparasitology
- Adauto Araújo, Ana Maria Jansen, Françoise Bouchet, Karl Reinhard, Luiz Fernando Ferreira

The Origin and Dispersion of Human Parasitic Diseases in the Old World (Africa, Europe and Madagascar)
- Jean-Pierre Nozais

Paleoepidemiology: Is There a Case to Answer?
- Sheila MF Mendonça de Souza, Diana Maul de Carvalho, Andrea Lessa

The Fossil Tabanids (Diptera Tabanidae): When They Began to Appreciate Warm Blood and When They Began Transmit Diseases?
- Rafael Gioia Martins-Neto

Fossil Psychodoid Flies and Their Relation to Parasitic Diseases
- Dany Azar, André Nel

Evolution of Ascariasis in Humans and Pigs: a Multi-disciplinary Approach
- Odile Loreille, Françoise Bouchet


Parasite Remains in Archaeological Sites
- Françoise Bouchet, Niéde Guidon, Katharina Dittmar, Stephanie Harter, Luiz Fernando Ferreira, Sergio Miranda Chaves, Karl Reinhard, Adauto Araújo

Techniques of DNA-studies on Prehispanic Ectoparasites (Pulex sp., Pulicidae, Siphonaptera) from Animal Mummies of the Chiribaya Culture, Southern Peru
- K Dittmar, U Mamat, M Whiting, T Goldmann, K Reinhard, S Guille

Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA Analysis of DNA Extracted from Trichuris trichiura (Linnaeus, 1771) Eggs and its Prospective Application to Paleoparasitological Studies
- Elaine Machado Martinez, Jorge Antonio Santos Correia, Erika Verissimo Villela, Antonio Nascimento Duarte, Luiz Fernando Ferreira, Alexandre Ribeiro Bello

Analysis of Ancient DNA from Coprolites: a Perspective with Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA-Polymerase Chain Reaction Approach
- Alena M Iñiguez, Adauto Araújo, Luiz Fernando Ferreira, Ana Carolina P Vicente

Enterobius vermicularis: Ancient DNA from North and South American Human Coprolites
- Alena M Iñiguez, Karl J Reinhard, Adauto Araújo, Luiz Fernando Ferreira, Ana Carolina P Vicente

Terrestrial Mammal Feces: a Morphometric Summary and Description
- Marcia Chame

The State of the Art of Paleoparasitological Research in the Old World
- Françoise Bouchet, Stéphanie Harter, Matthieu Le Bailly

Human Intestinal Parasites in the Past: New Findings and a Review
- Marcelo Luiz Carvalho Gonçalves, Adauto Araújo, Luiz Fernando Ferreira


First Paleoparasitological Study of an Embalming Rejects Jar Found in Saqqara, Egypt
- Stéphanie Harter, Matthieu Le Bailly, Francis Janot, Françoise Bouchet

Detection of Parasite Eggs from Archaeological Excavations in the Republic of Korea
- Eun-Taek Han, Sang-Mee Guk, Jae-Lip Kim, Hoon-Jin Jeong, Soo-Nam Kim, Jong-Yil Chai

Palaeoparasitology in Japan - Discovery of Toilet Features
- Akira Matsui, Masaaki Kanehara, Masako Kanehara

Toxocara canis (Werner, 1782) Eggs in the Pleistocene Site of Menez-Dregan, France (300,000-500,000 Years Before Present)
- Françoise Bouchet, Adauto Araújo, Stephanie Harter, Sérgio Miranda Chaves, Antonio Nascimento Duarte, Jean Laurent Monnier, Luiz Fernando Ferreira

The Presence of Fasciola hepatica (Liver-fluke) in Humans and Cattle from a 4,500 Year Old Archaeological Site in the Saale-Unstrut Valley, Germany
- K Dittmar, WR Teegen

Relationships of New World Phlebotomine Sand Flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) Based on Fossil Evidence
- José Dilermando Andrade Filho, Reginaldo Peçanha Brazil

Prehistoric Tuberculosis in America: Adding Comments to a Literature Review
- Jordi Gómez i Prat, Sheila MF Mendonça de Sou

Inca Expansion and Parasitism in the Lluta Valley: Preliminary Data
- Calogero Santoro, Sheila Dorsey Vinton, Karl J Reinha

A Case of Megacolon in Rio Grande Valley as a Possible Case of Chagas Disease
- Karl Reinhard, T Michael Fink, Jack Skiles

Louse Infestation of the Chiribaya Culture, Southern Peru: Variation in Prevalence by Age and Sex
- Karl J Reinhard, Jane Buikstra

Ecological Analysis of Acari Recovered from Coprolites from Archaeological Site of Northeast Brazil
- Rita de Maria Seabra Nogueira de Candanedo Guerra, Gilberto Salles Gazêta, Marinete Amorim, Antonio Nascimento Duarte, Nicolau Maués Serra-Freire

Diagnosing Ancient Diphyllobothriasis from Chinchorro Mummies
- Karl Reinhard, Otto Urban

Pathoecology of Chiribaya Parasitism
- Elizabeth Martinson, Karl J Reinhard, Jane E Buikstra, Katharina Dittmar de la Cruz

Paleopharmacology and Pollen: Theory, Method, and Application
- Sérgio Augusto de Miranda Chaves, Karl J Reinhard