Highlighted research

The number of people working with portable genomics is increasing, and there is a variety of research being done with portable genomics. Below are some scientific papers that have proved the utility of portable genomics in a variety of settings. Please contact me if you've done or know of research that might benefit others.

Off-grid expeditions

  • Entirely off-grid and solar-powered DNA sequencing of microbial communities during an ice cap traverse expedition (Gowers et al. Genes 2019)

Outbreak surveillance


Plant pathogens

Sex typing

Species identification

Teaching & capacity building