- So much for resting in peace. road workers have found this 700 year old chamber with what they believe to be the remains of a very well preserved, high ranking member of the Ming dynasty. Quite amazing, really.
The Neolithic mummy Ötzi (approximately 3300 BC) displays an astoundingly large number of oral diseases and dentition problems that are still widespread today. Frank Rühli, head of the study, explains, Ötzi suffered from heavy dental.