DNA Interest Group

Cosponsored by the Iowa City Public Library and the UI Department of Biology, the DNA Interest Group is designed to bring together individuals in the Iowa City area interested in learning about the use and interpretation of commercial DNA test results. Meetings will address a variety of different topics, including applications in genealogy, inferences of traits, exploration of human genetic variation, and the societal impact of these services. Meetings also include group discussions.

Upcoming events

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 6:00pm

Meeting Room A

Presenter: Ute Brandenbug

Analysis of autosomal DNA matches can provide added evidence when traditional sources are insufficient. This case study will demonstrate how I use DNA in conjunction with paper records to solve challenging cases...