Want to know more about the science behind the Galapagos Genetic Code project?

Watch this talk by co-Principal Investigators Diana Pazmiño and Jaime Chaves of the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, along with Corbin Jones of the University of North Carolina. Both institutions are the founders of the Galapagos Science Center which is the base for the project.

This session was part of UNC Virtual Science Expo in April 2021, an event that takes place in the English language.

Diana Pazmiño

Jaime Chaves


Carolina Proaño L.

General coordinator of the project. Her focus on resilient cities led to her involvement in the Galapagos Barcode project, in the search for innovative alternatives to tackle the economic impact of COVID-19 on the Islands.