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German researchers says King Tut died from a blood disorder

Recently it was reported that Tutankhamun died from malaria, but a team of researchers believe he was probably killed by a genetic blood disorder: sickle cell disease. That examination, involving DNA tests and computerised tomography (CT) scans on Tutankhamun's mummy, said he died of malaria after suffering a fall, putting