Smelling DNA

What do you do if you are trying to save a very rare and shy animal? How do you even find one? Joseph Orkin, a postdoctoral research associate in anthropology, called in Pinkerton. No, not the detective agency. The dog.

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orkinJoseph Orkin is a postdoctoral research associate in anthropology in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis.

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  1. Richard M Rubin says:

    If dogs had invented the Internet, we’d be transmitting smell by now.

  2. Diana Yates says:

    NICE Work!

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