- 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
- 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.