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DNA Bank of Specimens

Latest version published by Missouri Botanical Garden on Sep 22, 2021 Missouri Botanical Garden

The DNA Bank at the Missouri Botanical Garden (MBG) holds more than 25,000 leaf tissue samples. Voucher specimens for these samples are deposited at the MO herbarium and at least one institution in the country from which they originated. The material held in the MBG DNA Bank has been collected to support studies of plant relationships. Thus the goal driving assembly of the collection has been maximum taxonomic diversity. The collection represents diverse geographic regions as well. MBG maintains ownership of all plant material stored in its DNA Bank and releases samples only under specific conditions to support appropriate research projects.

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Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Jim Solomon
Associate Curator and Curator of the Herbarium Research
Missouri Botanical Garden

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Monica Carlsen
Assistant Scientist
Missouri Botanical Garden

Who filled in the metadata:

Heather Stimmel
Programmer Analyst
Missouri Botanical Garden

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Heather Stimmel

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Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.mobot.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=dnabank