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International Workshop Series: How does sharing genetic sequence data impact biodiversity science and conservation?


International Genomic Research Coordination to Preserve Big Cats

Topic: Livestock research, vertebrate genetic rescue

Date: November 18, 2021

Time: 9:00 - 11:00 AM EST or 2:00 - 4:00 PM UTC

Location: Online via Zoom

Drs. Ryder, Luo, and colleagues have collaborated on projects to understand the evolution and genetic diversity in feline species around the world. Join us in a discussion on their efforts from frozen zoos to genebanks and international coordination activism to conserve tigers, panthers, and other megafauna.


  • Dr. Oliver Ryder, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance, USA
  • Dr. Luo Shu-Jin, Peking University, China

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This workshop series is supported by the National Science Foundation under Award No. 2136950. Learn more at