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Laboratory of Fruit Crop Genetics and plant pathology

Name of the RI

Laboratory of Fruit Crop Genetics and plant pathology

website of the RI

Location of RI

Graudu 1




Scientific domain(s) of the RI

2.Biological and Medical Sciences

Type of RI


Research services at the RI

Research in plant genetics and molecular biology, research in plant pathology

Equipment at the RI

Laboratories for plant and pathogen molecular biology (incl. PCR, ELISA), microscopy


National users: 10

Users form European countries: 3

Status of RI

Operational since 2006 year

Key words

Molecular biology, plant pathology, fruit crops

Description of RI

Laboratory of fruit crop genetics and molecular biology is dealing with almost all fruits crops, grown in North-Europe and comprise research on genetics of important traits, implementation and development of molecular markers, characterization of germplasm collection. Different groups of pathogens causing diseases in fruit crops are main interest for plant pathology laboratory.

Hosting Organization and its address

Latvia State Institute of Fruit-Growing

Graudu 1





Gunars Lacis

Administrator’s Phone


Administrator’s Contact e-mail