NYUAD Falcon Genomics Conference

Conference

WHEN March 2-4, 2020
9am - 5pm WHERE Abu Dhabi WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute By Invitation Interested scholars please contact nyuad.programs@nyu.edu

Falcons are a diverse group of birds of considerable biological, cultural, and commercial interest. Advances in sequencing technology now allow for an unprecedented examination of the genetic architecture of these important birds and explorations into the legacy of their complex relationship with humans. This conference brings together experts in falconry, falcons, and genomics from across the Middle East and the world to build collaborations that will apply genomics to support falconry and answer broader questions of falcon biology.

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Convened by
  • Stéphane Boissinot, Professor and Program Head of Biology, NYUAD
  • Justin Wilcox, Post-Doctoral Associate, Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, NYUAD
  • Youssef Idagdhour, Assistant Professor of Biology, NYUAD
Hosted by
  • NYU Abu Dhabi Institute

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