3rd Bone Workshop and Conference 2015

Workshop and Conference dedicated to DNA Typing of Bone Samples will take place in Decemeber 3-5, 2015 in Prague

 

Invited key-note speakers:

Bruce BUDOWLE

(University of North Texas, USA)

Bruce will cover the procedures for difficult DNA templates, massive parallel sequencing, microbial forensics for pathogens on the skeletal remains, DNA phenotyping and  bioancestry prediction,  and much more.

 

Michael Hofreiter

(Institute of Biochemistry and Biology, Universitet Potsdam, Germany)

Recent revolution of ancient DNA analysis

 

Jeremy Austin

(Australian Centre for Ancient DNA, Adelaide, Australia)

Ancient DNA typing from A to Z

 

Bruce A. Jackson

( Department of Biotechnology and Forensic DNA Science,MassBay Community College, MA, USA)

ROOTS PROJECT

 

Daniel Vanek

(Archaeogenetic laboratory, Forensic DNA Service, CZE)

Process of Bone sample DNA typing step by step: comparison of procedures, hints and recommendations

Evaluation of the Collaborative exercise on Bone samples

 

Jan FROLIK

(Institute of Archaeology Prague, CZE)

Mediaeval Population in the Centre and Country. Archaeology, Bioarcheology and Genetics of cemeteries of Prague Castle, central
and Eastern Bohemia.

 

Jiri Sindelar

(GEO-CZ, CZE)

Modern possibilities of digital photogrammetry during 3D modelling of skeletal corpses

See the SOURCE PHOTOGRAPHS and resulting interactive 3D MODEL

 

 

Practival training includes:

Bone sample preparation in OSTEOBOX, sample grinding in cryogenic mill SPEX SamplePrep, DIGITAL PHOTOGRAMMETRY (conversion of source photographs into 3D model)

 

DOWNLOADS

Conference flyer

Final program

 

Workshop and Conference VENUE

The  Prague Bone workshop 2015 will take place at the Top-Hotel , which is readily accesible by Prague Metro MAP .
You can stay either in this hotel  or basically any other Prague hotel that is located close to the metro station.

Participants of the workshop can participate in a
COLLABORATIVE EXERCISE on DNA-BASED IDENTIFICATION OF BONE SAMPLES.

 

REGISTRATION

Frequently asked questions about the COLLABORATIVE EXERCISE