Taphonomie et ADN ancien, College de France, Paris

“Séminaire Taphonomie, Fossilisation, Paléobiochimie, ADN fossile” – May 22-23 2001 – Collège de France, Paris (France) Oral communication (in French): “Les secrets de l’ADN du mammouth de Liakhov : rebondissements dans la phylogénie des Elephantidae” I responded to the invitation of Prof. Armand de Ricqlès to come and discuss the latest results in the phylogeny of…

Public conference, SCOOP Festival, Angers

Fifteenth eidtion of of the SCOOP festival (european festival of journalism) – November 13-25, 2000 – Angers (France) Public conference (in French): “A la poursuite du mammouth” My colleagues from the Mammuthus team: Francis Latreille, Bernard Buigues and Dick Mol, and myself presented a public conference  about the recent discoveries of frozen mammoth carcasses in…

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EAZWV bisannual meeting, MNHN, Paris (France)

Bisannual international meeting of EAZWV (European Association of Zoos and Wildlife Veterinaries) – May 31 / Jun 04, 2000 – MNHN, Paris (France) Oral communication: Coco Superstar I address the relevance of sampling within captive elephant populations from zoos to better adress the molecular diversity of the modern elephants, and discuss the implications of one…