Arctic Colouring Pages

International Barcode of Life Social Media

Happy #WorldWildlifeDay! We are using DNA technologies to build the data required to better understand & protect #biodiversity. 🧬
Learn more about our global research program, BIOSCAN, involving researchers & research orgs in 40+ nations:

Researchers are using network approaches combined with blood-meal #metabarcoding to better understand the emergence and spread of insect-vectored diseases.
@BBellekom @OwenTLewis @Landscape_Webs @TargetMalaria

Read Bellekom’s #BarcodeBulletin story:

Last few days to apply for these exciting #biodiversity and #malaria projects, doing targeted sequencing on hundreds of thousands of individual insects. Please RT!

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Arctic Bioscan is a part of the BIOSCAN research program headed by the iBOL Consortium. BIOSCAN will involve more than 1000 researchers from over 30 countries to employ DNA barcodes to speed species discovery, to probe species interactions, and to track species dynamics.

Hannah James

Manager – Media and Strategic Communications