Crandall Interviewed for Article in The Economist

January 24, 2018

Professor Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute, was cited in a recent article in The Economist on January 23rd, 2018, "Sequencing the world," as one of the 23 participants in a research project to "gather DNA sequences from specimens of all complex life on Earth" as part of the Earth BioGenome Project. Dr. Crandall's work on the EBP is at the heart of the work being done by many members of the Computational Biology Institute at The George Washington University. Dr. Crandall participated in an interview with journalists from The Economist at the Smithsonian, leading to the publication of the article.