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EVENT: Are Plant Barcodes the Future of Conservation?

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Today's date is Saturday, January 16, 2021
Are Plant Barcodes the Future of Conservation? : Join Dr Ellen Jorgensen for this free talk Other events...
Join Dr Ellen Jorgensen for a free talk during National Science Week. Hear about Ellen’s fascinating project to barcode native plant species in a remote area of Alaska for their future conservation. Dr Jorgensen is visiting from New York, where she is co-founder of Genspace – the world’s first community laboratory dedicated to promoting citizen science and biotechnology. With a passion for increasing science literacy, particularly in molecular and synthetic biology, Dr Jorgensen has a PhD in molecular biology and a 30-year career in the biotech industry. Her TED Talk Biohacking – You Can Do It Too, has been viewed more than a million times. The event is free but bookings are essential as places are limited. Book at: [email protected]
Speaker(s) Dr Ellen Jorgensen, co-founder of Genspace.
Location Biodiversity Conservation Centre, Kings Park (off Fraser Avenue)
Contact Rebecca Maddern <[email protected]> : 9480 3684
Start Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:00
End Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:00
Submitted by Chris Hale <[email protected]>
Last Updated Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:11
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