Futures in Biotech

Jan 17th 2007

Futures in Biotech 11

Ancient DNA -The Neanderthal Genome

Isolating the ancient DNA of Neanderthals from museum specimens...
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Guests: Dr. Svente Paabo, Director of the Department of Genetics at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology and Dr. Thomas Jarvie, Technical Application Manager at 454 Life Sciences

Dr. Svante Paabo explains how he isolates the ancient DNA of Neanderthals from museum specimens.

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