Department of Evolution and Ecology

International Consortium Officially Launches Earth BioGenome Project in London

November 05, 2018
Key scientific partners and funders from around the globe gathered in London today to officially launch the Earth BioGenome Project (EBP), a global effort to sequence the genetic code of all the planet’s eukaryotes — some 1.5 million known species, including all plants, animals, protozoa and fungi.