Activities of component 1

Training on preparing high-quality plasmid DNA

In order for the precise measurement of PERV gene copy number, it is definitely important to draw the accurate standard curve. In so doing, a high-quality plasmid DNA for each PERV genes is required. Mr. Toan (NIAS-V) is taught how to go through the procedure by Drs Taniguchi & Arakawa (NILGS) during 26-27 Feb 2018. …

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Investigation of native pig genetic resources and sampling in Son La and Dien Bien provinces

From October 20 to November 6, 2016, the project team conducted a survey and collection of biological samples of native pig breeds in Son La and Dien Bien provinces where are thought to have more purer and native pigs kept by the local people. In Dien Bien province, the representative of project managment unit joined …

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Sampling activities

During June-Aug 2016, The field team of NIAS-V have carried out sampling activities in such provinces as Ha Giang, Quang Ninh, Binh Thuan, Nghe An, Quang Binh and Quang Tri, with total ear samples taken of 480.  

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Short-term training in Japan

Four short-term training courses were undertaken in Tsukuba, Japan on 21 February – 19 March 2016. These courses are: (1) Semen freezing (2) RT-PCR (3) Microsatellite (4) In Vitro Embryo Production. 3 staff from NIAS-V and 1 staff from IBT participated in the training. More short-term training is planned for FY2016. Another training course on …

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Activities of Component 1

Kết quả bước đầu điều tra tình hình chăn nuôi lợn bản địa và lấy mẫu sinh học trên lợn. Trong tháng 9 và 10 năm 2015, cùng với chuyên gia Nhật bản, dự án đã tiến hành xây dựng, biên soạn bộ công cụ điều tra, bao gồm 4 biểu mẫu điều tra và …

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