Projects

  • Development of on-farm robust diagnostic toolkits for yam virus diseases.
  • Use of endosymbiotic bacteria as a novel biocontrol agent of the whitefly Bemisia tabaci.
  • Characterization of the endogenous pararetroviruses (EPRVs) in selected yam varieties.
  • Determination of Bemisia tabaci genomes and transcriptomes
  • Sweetpotato action for security and health in Africa project
  • Cassava regional variety testing and basic seeds systems in Tanzania.