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Rappler's latest stories on pathology


Skin-crawling discovery: 'body farm' scientists find corpses move

Sep 14, 2019 - 11:19 AM

After studying and photographing the movements of a corpse over 17 months, Alyson Wilson says she found humans don't exactly rest in peace

This undated handout picture taken in 2019 and received on September 13, 2019 by the CQ University Australia shows researcher Alyson Wilson working on ancient Mayan skeletal remains at an undisclosed location in Mexico.  Handout photo from CQ University Australia/AFP

DOH considers UP-PGH findings as primary 'evidence’ on Dengvaxia

Feb 02, 2018 - 8:41 PM

The DOH is willing to share the UP-PGH's findings to the Public Attorney's Office, which is conducting its own exhumation and forensic examination of other children vaccinated with Dengvaxia

DOH-TRUSTED EXPERTS. Doctors Maria Cecilia Lim, Gerardo Legaspi, and Juliet Sio-Aguilar discuss the findings of the UP-PGH panel on 14 Dengvaxia deaths. Screenshots by Rappler

New front opens in war on superbugs – experts

Apr 11, 2016 - 11:15 AM

A newly discovered antibiotic resistant gene is threatening to open a new front in the war against superbugs by rendering a last resort drug impotent

In this file photo, tuberculosis samples are put under the microscope in a laboratory in South Africa. Rodger Bosch/AFP

Frankenvirus emerges from Siberia's frozen wasteland

Sep 13, 2015 - 4:09 PM

Scientists warn climate change may awaken dangerous microscopic pathogens

'FRANKENVIRUS' A handout photo provided on September 7, 2015 by the IGS-CNRS and Aix-Marseille University School of Medicine shows cells of the Mollivirus sibericum. The virus buried deep in the Siberian permafrost for over 30,000 years, is thought to be the newest representative of what are loosely known as 'giant viruses.' AFP PHOTO / Genomic Information Laboratory Director and structural Marseille / CNRS / Aix-Marseille University School of Medicine   = RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / Genomic Information Laboratory Director and structural Marseille / CNRS / Aix-Marseille University School of Medicine" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS =

#AskMargie: What to do if someone lies to you?

Jul 12, 2014 - 4:02 PM

We will get lied to but what should we do about it?

#AskMargie: Why do people lie?

Jul 06, 2014 - 12:18 AM

Dr Margie Holmes continues the discussion on lying this time asking why people lie and what can be done to prevent it

#AskMargie: Lying

Jun 28, 2014 - 4:00 PM

What exactly is lying and why do we do it?

More than words

Jun 22, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Building relationships should be based on genuine human connection not just some casual dialogue

Graphic by Mara Mercado