With so many organisms in danger of extinction, preserving their genetic blueprints is more important than ever.
The Tree of Life represents the genetic connections between all living things and their shared evolutionary history.
Human Origins Program, Smithsonian Institution
Having a more complete genomic picture of the living things around us helps us to better comprehend how we fit into this world.
DNA sequencing is helping scientists break the codes of entire ecosystems.
Moorea Biocode Project, Arthur Anker