Reference Centre for Advanced Research in Sericulture and Silk Production Promotion (CRCAS-PPM)

Led by: Daniel DEZMIREAN
Fields: Molec. Cell. & Sys. Biol.
Appl. Life Sci. & Agrobiotech.
Institution: University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Cluj-Napoca (USAMVCN)
Scientists/Total: 8/9
Keywords:  1. Sericulture and mulberry tree culture 2. Sericultural Biotechnologies 3. Analysis and diagnosis of silkworms diseases 4. Laboratory Techniques 5. The analysis of the genetic variability of the silkworm by molecular techniques

1. The development of the advanced research component in sericulture
2. Diagnosis services through modern techniques in silkworm diseases
3. Establishing a reserve of the Romanian sericultural genetic fund in CRCAS –PPM
4. Promoting the production of silk and extension in sericulture


- Stereomicroscope Olympus SZX
- Biophotometer
- Real Time -QPCR analyser
- Bacteriological Hoods (BSL 2)
- Sequencer Beckman Coulter QIAxcel (Qiagen)
- Refrigerated centrifuges
- Ultra deep freezers, (-80o C)
- PCR Cyclers
- Microscope Nikon
- Electrophoresis equipment and UVP
- Spectrophotometer (for vats and Nanodrop)
- MSF in the area of Transylvania



Calea Mănăştur 3-5, 400372
Cluj-Napoca, jud. Cluj, România
Tel: +40 264596384 int. 387
Fax: +40 264 593792




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