Laboratory for Ecological, Evolutionary and
The mission of LEECG is to use molecular methods to address research questions in ecology, evolution and conservation biology. LEECG researchers focus on the genetic analysis of a variety of plants and animals.
The core goals of LEECG include:
- Biodiversity assessment
- Conservation and management of rare and endangered species
- Phylogenetic analysis and systematics
- Molecular approaches to disease detection
To learn about specific projects currently underway, visit our Current Projects Page.