Some scientists think they have figured out the real job of the troublesome and seemingly useless appendix: It produces and protects good germs for your gut."Purpose," huh? Nobody here but us teleologists.
That's the theory from surgeons and immunologists at Duke University Medical School, published online in a scientific journal this week.
06 October 2007
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Purpose of appendix believed found (AP, 10/6/07)
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