Plant and microbe biotechnologies and environmental interactions

Plant and Microbe  Biotechnologies and Environmental Interactions

Head of laboratory: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anca-Livia Butiuc

  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of biomolecules (proteins, nucleic acids, lipids and carbohydrates);
  • Molecular detection of proteins and gene markers;
  • Analysis of plant biochemistry, molecular biology and physiology;
  • Evaluation of plant photosynthesis under environmental stress conditions;
  • Evaluation of water pollution by biotests using microalgae culture, plant germination and microbiological analysis;
  • Plant tissue, algae and microorganism culture manipulation;
  • Services of morphological and molecular identification of plant species;
  • Services of plant histology and anatomy (hand and microtome cross section, permanent slides, interpretation);
  • Monitoring of plant communities;
  • Impact studies with socio-ecological impact on management policies regarding protected areas and plant conservation;
  • Molecular identification of microorganisms (bacteria, fungi);
  • Testing of effect of chemical compounds and plant extracts on microorganisms;
  • Microbial analyses of cosmetic products;
  • Determination of microbial enzymatic activities in terrestrial and aquatic habitats;
  • Testing of chemical compounds and plant extracts on microorganisms and microbial biofilms.

Biology of Plant Tolerance to Environmental Stress Group

Plant Genetics and Biotechnologies Group