News: Australian Centre for Ancient DNA
Delve into the science behind ancient DNA – what exactly is it, and how easy is it to extract from remains?
Five University of Adelaide researchers have won 2021 South Australian Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.
Humans have been exposed to coronaviruses for more than 20,000 years, according to new University of Adelaide research.
Scientists make DNA breakthrough in the quest to better understand our mysterious ancient cousins.
Scientists have challenged the common assumption that genetic diversity of a species is a key indicator of extinction risk.
The recent Faculty of Sciences’ awards showcase celebrated research, teaching, leadership, professional staff and student success.
University of Adelaide scientists have sequenced the ancient DNA of dire wolf fossils for the first time and uncovered new secrets of the animal made famous by the TV show Game of Thrones.
The first large-scale study of DNA belonging to ancient humans of the central Andes in South America has uncovered some surprising results.
University of Adelaide researchers have discovered that fossil and museum collections around the world are home to more male than female mammals.