Main directions of scientific activity

  • Accelerated creation of new highly productive and stress-resistant forms and varieties of food, fodder, officinal, ornamental and technical plants on the basis of a combination of conventional and biotechnological methods;
  • Study on physiological and genetic mechanisms providing high productivity, and plant resistance to stress factors, diseases and pest and subsequent improvement of methods for breeding and approaches for crop cultivation;
  • Development of highly effective biotechnologies for microclonal propagation and production of improved planting material; development methods for long-term germoplasm storage of economically important and unique plants;
  • Development of biotechnologies to produce of biologically active substances, biopesticides, plant growth, development and resistance regulators for needs of agriculture, environmental protection, the food industry;
  • Forming of Data banks in the field of plant biology and biotechnology.