Posts Tagged ‘Genetics’

Genome: Science of Life exhibition to launch

Wednesday, May 18th, 2022

This radio interview features Professor Peter Dearden, a Deputy Director for Bioprotection Aotearoa.  Peter is also the director of Genomics Aotearoa and discusses with Wallace Chapman from RNZ the launch of a new exhibition at Tūhura Otago Museum, called Genome: Science of Life.

Since COVID arrived on our shores, genomics has become a part of the public consciousness.



Professor Peter Dearden (University of Otago) is a Deputy Director for Bioprotection Aotearoa.  He specialises in developmental genetics and genome sequencing. 

Peter is involved in the following research projects:

  • Pou 2 | Project 2.2: Genetic and genomic approaches to pest and pathogen control (Researcher)