Unformatted text preview: (mar fan’s disease) and on KV55 ii. b. What were the results? KV55 was a possible brother to Tut, Genetic disorder was unlikely, babies were from Tut’s line, Mystery body (Smenkhkare)??? KV55—so similar to Tut, has to be related (father or brother)-possible that KV55 is also Akhenaton. KV55 was NOT Akhenaton, could be his older brother (Smenkhkare) who was roughly 25…no genetic abnormality in Tut or his brother Female Fetuses: possible genes from Nefertiti herself (Tut’s wife was daughter of Nefertiti) Pattern of inbreeding did not continue throughout. (Brother-sister marriage at start and at end) 18 th dynasty was made of two families, not one (not continuous inbreeding)- break between Amenhotep the 1 st and Tuthmosis the 1st...
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2008 for the course ANP 264 taught by Professor Norder during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08