Paleo DNA training course attracts international students

The Paleo-DNA lab's three-week hands on laboratory training course. The program is in its 12th year. This year we have 11 students:, 6 from outside the region who have been attracted to one of the world's leading Paleo-DNA laboratories here in Thunder Bay.

Students from outside the region came from:
  • Toronto, ON
  • London, ON
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Puerto Rico
  • Northwich, UK
  • Dublin, Ireland
Students are trained in both theory and practical applications of DNA analysis. The laboratory sessions involve experience in extraction, amplification, gel and capillary electrophoresis, sequencing and analysis of DNA. Course has been offered since 1998. 
 

LUCAS Lakehead University