• Regeneration protocols were standardized in citrus (Rangapur lime) and groundnut (TCGS-888, 913 & JL-24)
  • Transgenic protocols were standardized in peanut -TCGS-888 using Agrobacterium mediated method
  • Coat protein gene of PBND was cloned in expression vector and transformed in E.coli and confirmed by southern blot
  • Major QTLs for salt, drought and yield have been identified in rice
  • Major QTLs for seed size and quality traits are identified in basmati rice
  • QTLs  for powdery mildew and wilt resistance have been identified in sesame
  • Molecular characterization and DNA fingerprinting of germpalsm of various crops
  • Identification and ELISA based diagnostics for newly emerging pest and diseases (TSV in Sunflower / Groundnut / Cotton and yellow syndrome in sugarcane).
  • Marker assisted techniques for resistance to Helicoverpa and Spodoptera bollworm in cotton, ground nut and acid lime canker.
  • Characterization of genetic variability in insects/pathogen populations using DNA markers.
  • Biotechnological approaches for isolation and mass multiplication of potential antagonistic bio-control agents.
  • Cross Protection.

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