DNA typing of urine samples to confirm the donor identity

The University of Queensland

  • Project code: PRJ-000522

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Friday, July 1, 2005

  • Project completion date: Monday, November 24, 2008

  • National Priority: HOR-Thoroughbred diseases and parasites


Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

The University of Queensland

Objective Summary

Test various methods for DNA typing of horse urine samples. Establish and optimise a method that is reliable for drug-test positive samples. Validate and refine the procedure for routine operation. Implement as a standard operating procedure in the industry.