Thompson Rivers University

Kamloops This Week | $250,000 grant will help TRU researchers probe life and death of micro-organisms

  Posted on: December 18, 2020

Supported by a $250,000 grant from Genome BC, TRU’s Dr. Lauchlan Fraser and Dr. Jonathan Van Hamme are leading a research team at Highland Valley Copper mine and Copper Mountain mine, where they will use a new method to produce a more accurate measurement of the environmental DNA in microbial soil communities by eliminating dead DNA. Read more