DNA metabarcoding project collaboration

Mike McFarlin is joining us from San Jose State University to collaborate on a DNA metabarcoding project with Drs. Georgia Titcomb and Hillary Young.

August 14, 2021

Mike is investigating the impact of parasite infection on human and domestic animal microbiomes in Madagascar. Results from this study will be combined with work from our ongoing project in collaboration with Duke University, with the goal of using social and spatial networks to better predict disease prevalence in Madagascar.