FCT Projects

Use of molecular methods for cultivar identification and regional quality assessment of its seeds

(Ref. POCI/AGR/56188/2004)

Scientific Responsible:
Prof. Doutor Miguel Ângelo Carvalho ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )


This project consists in developing techniques and creating an information system that permits rapid identification and assessment of regional varieties of agricultural archipelago, or material allegedly marketed as such.The project has a multidisciplinary nature, which presents a biochemistry and molecular perspective with special emphasis on the protection and conservation of agricultural biodiversity. Falls under the research program of the Germplasm Bank of the University of Madeira.



Regional Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources of Madeira