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Research & Development

   Fungal endophytes and bioactive compounds:

1) Isolation and identification of fungal endophytes of important Himalayan medicinal plants.
2) Fungi secreting Taxol and Azadirachtin isolated form T. wallichiana and Neem trees.
3) Pilot scale bioreactor trial planned for production of Taxol in collaboration with IHBT Palampur.

   Study of forest diseases:

1) Disease diagnosis and chemical control for root rot disease of Cedrus deodara.

   Horticulture pathology:

1) Biocontrol for white root rot disease of Apple is in the process of development.