Speakers

Aron Weir

Manager - Special projects
Maxxam Analytics | Canada

Aron Weir is Manager, Special projects based out of the Maxxam Analytics Vancouver, British Columbia location. He obtained a B.Sc. in Environmental Biology from Queen’s University (Kingston, Ontario) and a M.Sc. in Plant Genetics from the University of Guelph (Guelph, Ontario).
Prior to joining Maxxam in 2006, M. Weir worked as a wildlife biologist in California and as a Research Associate for an agriculture seed company where he applied DNA analysis technologies for germplasm characterization and genetic mapping.
During his career with Maxxam, M. Weir has worked alongside colleagues in the Animal DNA Laboratory to deliver analytical solutions for livestock DNA testing. His current responsibilities include development of Maxxam’s Environmental DNA (eDNA) testing services.

– Inter-laboratory verification of commercial eDNA assays for frogs and fish with sample handling and interpretation

March 27, 2019 at 14:40