Pardee Keynote Symposia
P2. Evidence for Long-Term Survival of Microorganisms and Preservation of DNA
Sponsored by the GSA Geobiology and Geomicrobiology Division
Tuesday, 24 October, 8 a.m.-noon
Tim K. Lowenstein, Binghamton University, Binghamton, N.Y.
Michael N. Timofeeff, Binghamton University, Binghamton, N.Y.
Brian A. Schubert, Binghamton University, Binghamton, N.Y.
Talks will present evidence for or against long-term survival of microorganisms and preservation of DNA in amber, ancient salt, subsurface rocks, deep sea sediments, glacial ice, permafrost, bones, and teeth.