Achievements | Staff



  • DNA extraction from leaf samples of the accessions in the International Cocoa Genebank, Trinidad for CAPS analysis.
  • Methodology is being modified to extract DNA samples of adequate quality for characterisation using SNP analysis.
  • Fingerprinting for the verification of accessions of the International Cocoa Genebank, Trinidad (ICGT) using SSRs.
  • Extraction of DNA for a Ministry of Food Production Land and Marine Affairs project.
  • Training of students and OJT trainees in molecular characterisation tools

Fingerprinting activities in the BioMolecular section. Image copyright Cocoa Research Centre.