University of Canberra takes the lead on invasive species technology

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The University of Canberra will set the national standard on a technique for discovering pests lurking in imported goods. A new National eDNA Reference Centre will be set up at the university in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment. The technology involves taking samples from the environment and testing them for DNA shed by organism, including skin, hair, urine, faecal matter and tissue.
4 months ago·Canberra, Australia

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University of Canberra takes the lead on invasive species technology

The University of Canberra will take a leading role in tackling invasive species.

4 months ago·Canberra, Australia
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