Professor Mark Young from the University of Montana gave a keynote lecture at Fundación

March 30, 2010

Professor Young from the Thermal Biology Institute at Montana State University, USA visited the Fundación last Friday March 12th. On that occasion he gave a keynote lecture titled “New insights into the biochemistry, ecology and evolution of Archaeal viruses”. The professor’s visit is part of a collaborative project run in conjunction with the Universidad Católica del Norte and BHP Billiton, which is financed by the Chilean Developmet Agency Innova/CORFO. The project,  named “Development of DNA arrays” involves two researchers from Fundación, Dr. Raquel Quatrinni and Dr. David Holmes.

Dr. Young during his presentation at Fundación Ciencia para la Vida.

Dr. Young during his presentation at Fundación Ciencia para la Vida.