Successful development of tissue culture protocol for local sugarcane varieties!!!!!!

IBR has been associated with tissue culture technique in both research and commercial frontiers. The latest breakthrough is the successful development of tissue culture protocol for local sugarcane varieties preferred by commercial millers in Kenya. This provides a vital foundation for future improvement of the crop using biotechnological techniques.

Call for 2014/15 MSc. and PhD Biotechnology intake!!!!!!!

Institute for Biotechnology Research (IBR) is pleased to inform all prospective postgraduate students (MSc and PhD) in the field of Biotechnology that April intake call is out. Interested applicants are advised to fill application form obtainable from JKUAT office of the Director, Board of Postgraduate Studies (BPS) or download from JKUAT website. For more details contact,The Director, BPS, JKUAT, Tel: 067-52711 Ext. 6114 (Mobile Phone: 0708-602-225; Email: director@bps.jkuat.ac.ke, or director@ibr.jkuat.ac.ke).