Day 22. Searching for a Needle in a Knitting Shop
Hellou! Do you have lots of DNA from your host in those precious diet samples? Don't throw them away! Today the wonderful Amy Russell (@russelam) is walking us through this cool analysis. We will also learn about the diet of vampires bats in Peru. What are you waiting for? go watch the video!
Bohmann K, Gopalakrishnan S, Nielsen M, Nielsen LDSB, Jones G, Streicker DG, Gilbert MTP. Using DNA metabarcoding for simultaneous inference of common vampire bat diet and population structure. Mol Ecol Resour. 2018 Apr 19;18(5):1050–63. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.12891.