2019 MUSH FEST & MUSHROOM CENTRAL

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LECTURES by alan rockefeller

With the assistance of other mycologists, both lectures are starting consecutively at 2 pm due to time required for DNA Sequencing:


2:00 pm:  MICROSCOPY WORKSHOP (at UMC): 

                  This will be fun, hands-on learning! 30 or 40 minutes talking, then 

                  hands-on microscopy workshop on scopes.

                  RSVP REQUIRED 


FOLLOWED BY (timeline for these is in the works):                          

                                                   &

                 DNA SEQUENCING  WORKSHOP (at UMC)

                 1 hour lecture on DNA Sequencing and live demo on how to process 

                 sequences and make phylogenetic trees . 

                 DNA sequencing can take a long time, depending on how many 

                 samples: 

                 2 hours for DNA extraction, 

                 2 hours to run the PCR, 

                 1 hour for electrophoresis.

                 RSVP REQUIRED!  


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Team Members:

Sarah Prentice / Florida

Anthoni Goodman / Alabama

Jacob Pulk / Tennessee