Pest animal poo identification system in researchers sights

Updated November 10 2016 - 4:53am, first published November 9 2016 - 9:22pm
Dr Anna MacDonald is using eDNA detection methods to identify animal species.

IT may not be the most glamorous of bodily samples to work with but researchers are working to develop readily available and cheap techniques to identify ‘native v introduced’ animal species, based on a poo sample.

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