- The gigantic ‘ark’, set to be completed by 2018, will be 430 sq km in size, built at one of the university’s central campuses.
- It will enable them to cryogenically freeze and store various cellular materials, which can then reproduce. It will also contain information systems.
- The program, which has received a record injection of 1 billion rubles (US$194 million), will promote participation by the university’s younger scientists
Russia to build world first DNA databank of all living things
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