IBR SEMINAR(2nd October 2013): Progress towards developing Drought Tolerant Tropical Maize.

  Dr. Sylvester Anami, a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Biotechnology Research, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and technology (JKUAT), will make a presentation on “Bioenergetics flexibility- as the basis for developing tropical maize lines with enhanced tolerance to drought and oxidative stresses”. VENUE: SCC 100  (JKUAT)                      TIME: 2.15 pm

TRAINING COURSES ON “Applied Tissue Culture” AND “Techniques in Molecular Biology” OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2013

The Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) and the Institute of Biotechnology Research wish to announce the following two short courses in Applied Tissue Culture and in Techniques in molecular biology.  These will be intensive laboratory based courses aimed at imparting participants with practical experience of producing and handling tissue culture plantlets AND with practical experience of analytical and preparative techniques for DNA screening/PCR/primer designs