21 5 6-Ancient DNA Lab-0002

21 5 6-Ancient DNA Lab-0002

DNA researchers dressing

Nicole Moore, left, an ancient DNA researcher, and Laura Weyrich, director of PSABRE and Associate Professor of Anthropology at Penn State, prepare to enter the new laboratory. DNA analysts must wear a mask, face shield, double gloves, and lab safe coveralls before entering the facility.

IMAGE: Patrick Mansell