MODULE 1 (Training of Laboratory Staff and Scientists)

Training of laboratory staff of African tissue culture companies and scientists on effective management of operations, disease diagnosis (virus indexing) and true to type (genetic fidelity) testing.

Number of Candidates:15 candidates from public and private organizations preferably from tissue culture companies to be trained.

Duration:Two weeks.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Graduates/post graduates/doctorate in Life science
  • Production incharge/ Supervisor/Scientist from commercial plant tissue culture companies
  • Scientists of government supported Research Institutes/Universities preferably engaged in the area of plant tissue culture/ plant virology/ plant molecular biology
  • Working knowledge of English (Speaking, reading and writing)