BSS – 43 Workshop on entomological research capability ends at JU

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JU-DNA-BAR-CODE-WORKSHOP

Workshop on entomological research capability ends at JU

SAVAR, Dec 28, 2017 (BSS) – A workshop titled ‘Project Enhancement of
Entomological Research Capability Using Bar Coding DNA’ ended on the
Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus here today.

JU Zoology department in association with Higher Education Quality
Enhancement Project (HEQEP) conducted by University Grants Commission (UGC)
organised the workshop at the Wazed Miah Research Center of the campus.

JU Vice Chancellor Professor Farzana Islam addressed the concluding
session of the workshop as the chief guest.

Dean of Biological Sciences Faculty Professor Abdul Zabbar Haolader and
Programme Officer of UGE Farhadul Islam Bhuyan addressed the function as
special guest, among others.

The DNA of 150 species of insects has been bar coded here while the
researcher collected around 600 species of insects under this project.

Teachers, researcher and students working under this project were present
at the concluding session.

BSS/CORR/ARS/1908 hrs