DNA Finger Printing & Isozyme Lab

Equipments available

1. PCR machines

2. Electrophoresis systems

3. Polaroid Camera with UV-transilluminator

4. UV/VIS Spectrophotometer

5. Centrifuges

6. Fluorescent Microscopes

7. Image Analyser

Services / Tests carried out

These laboratories undertake characterization of tree genetic resources using biochemical and  DNA markers.  They complement the field testing and selection of outstanding poulations / individuals of a given species for improving productivity.  Evaluation of genetic diversity within and among natural populations and breeding populations, characterization of hybrids and clones and estimation of mating system are the important services provided by these laboratories.