Massimiliano Virgilio (RMCA)
This is a pilot project aiming at: (a) exploring and comparing Next-Generation-Sequencing (NGS) protocols and techniques; (b) promoting phylogenomic and population genomic research at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS) and at the Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA) and (c) promoting collaboration on NGS research between RMCA/RBINS and national and international research institutions
Raul A. Ruiz, Norman Barr, Scott M. Geib, APHIS-USDA (Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service); ARS-USDA (Agricultural Research Service), United States Dept. of Agriculture; Virginie Winant, AGORA-MOLCOL project, Royal Museum for Central Africa, Belgium.
Lab work progress:
Completed: library prepared and NGS run performed