Spela Goricki

Spela Goricki

Jun 06, 2018

Group 6 Copy 251
-1
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Estimating and monitoring population sizes of rare and endangered cave animals is a daunting task, mainly because it is extremely difficult and dangerous for humans to penetrate their environment and come face to face with them. To circumvent this problem, I will explore the potential of DNA suspended in groundwater to make inferences about population sizes of an aquatic cave species, the olm Proteus, in different cave systems in south-eastern Europe.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Do you really need more protein if you exercise?

    Protein is often thought to be a workout necessity, the essential complement to every gym bag. Missing protein...

    Can we make anesthesia for dogs safer with the help of nutrition?

    Hypothermia, low body temperature, is one of the most common complications of anesthesia and can result...

    How can we keep genes from interfering with each other in synthetic DNA circuits?

    Building complex biological systems with many genes requires isolating genes. Active genes can cause nearby...