Optimizing a novel, safe and efficient RNA Interference protection strategy for honeybee Nosema disease.
Improvement of cycling time, flower and fruit set in the "Jaffa" selection of "Cavendish" bananas
To deliver cotton varieties with improved tolerance to abiotic stress (mainly drought and salinity resistance), together with improved efficiency in cotton transformation, screening of a broad collection of wild cotton germplasms and transformation into novel gene constructs.
To develop a new vegetal food for aquaculture based on flax as a source of omega 3. The result of this project would also be a new quality label for enhanced fish nutritional content (especially n-3 fatty acid well known as 'omega 3') and sustainable aquaculture.