ANSES announces registration for the training workshop on Xylella organized in Angers in January 2018

Within the framework of the EU projects H2020 POnTE and EUPHRESCO, a training workshop on Xylella fastidiosa will be held at Anses – Plant health laboratory in Angers (France) from 16 to 19 of January, 2018.

The training workshop will include 4-day practical sessions in the laboratory for the purpose of implementing: isolation from plants, DNA extraction and real-time PCR detection on plant and insects, identification of sub-species (gene sequencing, MLSA/MLST) following EPPO Protocol PM7/24. The aim of the training is to provide technical skills for laboratory personnel. A maximum of 15 participants will be admitted.

To apply for your participation, please send the registration form available here (link) to Valerie Olivier and Bruno Legendre.  The deadline for registration is the 1st of November, 2017.

Additional information is now available at this link.