Appendix not useless after all

Scientists at Duke University Medical School believe it acts as a 'good safe house for bacteria', and while not needed in a modern industrialised society, it may still carry out a useful function in some developing countries.

HT Newmark's door.

by datacharmer | Wednesday, October 10, 2007
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