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DNA Fingerprinting for plants at the next DSA lecture

Adder's tongue fern image

Adder's Tongue. Image by cotinis from Flickr.

Prof. Warren Hauk, from the Department of Biology, will explain at the next DSA Lecture how he is using “DNA fingerprinting” to study the evolutionary history of plants. The technique quantifies the genetic variability within (and among) populations of a species providing essential information  that can be used for conservation efforts, for example. Click DSA hauk flier for more information.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
4:30 p.m. – Olin 114

Refreshments served at 4:15 p.m.

Presentation is free and open to the public.

Moriana Garcia

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