King Richard III: the resolution of a 500 year old cold case
7.00pm to 8.30pm, Monday 26 November
The Theatre, The Royal Institytion
The 500 year old skeleton of Richard III was uncovered in 2012 and identified a year later. In this year’s Genetics Society JBS Haldane Lecture, Turi King will discuss leading the international research team involved in the DNA identification work of the remains of Richard III and the current project to sequence his entire genome.