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Genomics and Tiger Conservation in Nepal

The Illumina Genomics Podcast

Genomics and Tiger Conservation in Nepal

Jul 31, 2019 | Episode 48 | 26 mins

Tigers are apex predators in the wild and vital to maintaining biodiversity, but fewer than 3,000 tigers remain in areas of southeast Asia. Dr. Dibesh Karamcharya is Executive Director of the Center for Molecular Dynamics Nepal, and he joins me to explain how the Nepal Tiger Genome Project is helping scientists to better understand these amazing animals and to aid in their conservation.

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