Laura Goodall posted in Conservation • conservationist • DNA • endangered • genetics • genome • new zealand species • sequencing • stephen o'brien • threatened • tuatara • University of Otago on April 22nd, 2015.
The Dominion Post‘s Olivia Wannan looks at how sequencing DNA from the tuatara could help conservationists develop a better way to bring it back from the brink of extinction. Olivia is a finalist in the Reporter Science and Technology category for this year’s Canon Media Awards. An excerpt (read the story in full here): Forget animal attraction – the perfect mate for […]
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