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Home | Seminars and Symposia | Past seminars/symposia: Wednesday, March 7, 2007

Marine Metagenomics: Seawater to Sequence to Science


Karin Remington
Candidate for CBCB Director

Wednesday, March 7, 2007
10:30–11:30 am

EE/CS Room 3-125

Dr. Remington will discuss current applications of genomic techniques to the study of microbial communities in the marine environment. Highlighted will be the methods and analysis undertaken for the J. Craig Venter Institute’s Sorcerer II Expedition, which sampled seawater from sites along a global circumnavigation in a 100 foot sailboat.