Biotech Updates

IARI Winter School on Pathogenomics and Diagnostics

September 16, 2010

Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) is organizing a winter school on "Pathogenomics and Diagnostics – Cloning and sequencing of plant pathogens and development of specific diagnostics" sponsored by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi from December 1 to 10, 2010. The 10-day program will include introduction to plant disease diagnosis, molecular diagnosis, characterization of plant pathogens, PCR-based diagnostics of various fungal, bacterial and viral plant pathogens and techniques to develop specific diagnostic markers.

Interested participants may email Dr. Rashmi Aggarwal at For more details of the program visit