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Congratulations to Prof. Isabelle Durance!

Congratulations to Isabelle Durance, the LOFRESH Cardiff University team leader in being awarded her Chair recently. 

Publication date: 4 December 2018

DNA pinpoints river animals in the here-and-now

New research proves that environmental DNA survives for less than two days in small fast-flowing rivers and so provides highly localised and current information on species composition.  This is crucial new evidence as biologists turn increasingly to new DNA sampling techniques to assess aquatic ecosystem health.

Publication date: 2 February 2018