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, July 23, 2019 - 6:00pm

Meeting Room A

This program will build on the content of the June 2019 DNA Interest Group program on clustering. Several DNA testing platforms include in the DNA Relatives report the ability to view the regions of shared DNA, or otherwise matching DNA segments...