Some of the projects that the reserarch groups at Tromsø univeristy museum are involved in and that are using our laboratories:
NorBOL: Norwegain barcode of life
Ecogen: Ecosystems change and spceies persistence over time: a genome -based approach
Future ArcTic Ecosystems (FATE): drivers of diversity and future scenarios from ethnoecology, contemporary ecology and ancient DNA
Iceagent: IceAge Genomic Tracking of refugia and Postglacial Dispersal
Taking the students through the practical laboratory work in course BIO-3025/BIO-8025
Merkel is working as lab manager for the genetic laboratories at the arctic univeristy museum (Tromsø univeristy museum).