Five days training programme on “MOLECUALR TECHNINIQUES AND STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF MOLECULAR DATA” was organized by Sikkim State Biotech hub, Biotechnology Division of Sikkim State Council of Science and Technology, Deorali, Gangtok w.e.f 8th.03 .2016 to 12th 03.2016.
The programme was supported by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. M.Sc. Medical Biotechnology students of Sikkim Manipal University, Junior Research Fellows of the host institute attended the training.
The hands-on training covered on the isolation of plant genomic DNA, preparation of DNA extraction buffers, Gel-Electrophoresis, DNA quantification in Bio-spectrophotometer, Amplification of DNA in Polymerase Chain Reaction and statistical analysis of molecular data.
The hands-on training was imparted by Dr Sushen Pradhan, Research Associate (SBH) and Shri. K.B. Subba, ASO (DST). Dr Shiva Kr. Sharma, ASO (DST) trained students on statistically analysis of Molecular data using POPGENE software and NTSYS software. The training was concluded with the distribution of certificates.