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Highlights from our 1st Online International Symposium.

Highlights from our 1st Online International Symposium.

During these unprecedented times, we need to adapt and offer equal online opportunities for expanding research and innovation. On that ground, our collaborating partner from the Democritus University of Thrace and the Agricultural Entomology & Zoology Laboratory of the Department of Agricultural Development, organised INTOMED’s Online International Symposium. More than 250 participants from all over the world had the opportunity to attend our Symposium which was held on Friday 4th of December and shed light on Biologicals/Biopesticides/Biostimulants and EU policies.Through this online event, we aimed to bring together researchers, public and private sector representatives to consider integration opportunities and best practices in biological control in the context of current EU policies. The Symposium included a plethora of keynote talks and panel discussions into three distinct levels, Biologicals/Biopesticides/Biostimulants, EU policies and Industry perspectives.The attendees gained knowledge on the latest research updates regarding new ways, molecules and agents to sustainably manage agricultural...
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Τraining school organized by our INTOMED partner in Tunisia

Τraining school organized by our INTOMED partner in Tunisia

2020 Summer School CNSTN, Sidi Thabet Biotechpôle, Tunisia The QPCR applications for insect pests control Summer School 2020 is a two days programme for outstanding and enthusiastic PhD students, as well as young post-docs, who have a question involving QPCR analyses in their project and want to acquire excellent training in this field. The summer school is supported by INOMED. This training is a comprehensive overview of a key technique in molecular biology which is the QPCR and its applications for the control of insect pests. The training covers the technique of DNA extraction from insects; gel electrophoresis, to analyze the DNA profile; amplification of specific fragments of DNA using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technique; performance of  QPCR assay for absolute and relative quantification and visualization ofobtained data obtained. School consists of lectures and practical exercises in laboratories. The Summer School will bring together 10 participants from different institutions and offer...
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Our website is up!

Our website is up!

We are proud to announce the launch of the newly INTOMED website at intomed.bio.uth.gr. The new site features a modern design, improved functionality, and easy access to essential information for the Intomed project, like project information, papers, news about the project etc.
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