New eDNA technology used to quickly assess coral reefs

https://phys.org/news/2019-04-edna-technology-quickly-coral-reefs.html

Scientists at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa Department of Biology have developed a technique for measuring the amount of living coral on a reef by analyzing DNA in small samples of seawater. The new research by Patrick Nichols, a graduate student in the marine biology graduate program, and Peter


Original Title: New eDNA technology used to quickly assess coral reefs
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