700万福利官方第一导航The Institute is well equipped with instruments and facilities necessary for plant molecular biology, including air-conditioned greenhouses, climatechambers and rooms for plant tissue cultures. It is authorized to work with genetically modified organisms and quarantined plant pathogens. The Institute contributes significantly to national programs of plant biotechnologyand provides expertise on the diagnosis of quarantined plant viruses to the Ministry of Agriculture and the State Phytosanitary Administration, and on genetically modified crops to the Ministry of the Environment.
700万福利官方第一导航An important part of the activities of the Institute is training in plant molecular biology and plant pathology,which is performed in close cooperation with the University of South Bohemia. In association with the Faculty of Science, Faculty of Agriculture and the Institute of Physical Biology, the Institute received accreditation for PhD programs in molecular biology, genetics and physiology, plant pathology and biophysics. Nearly half of the scientiststaff takes part in teaching classes. The University of South Bohemia, Charles University in Prague, and Palack? University in Olomouc are partners in joint research projects.