About Molecular biology and genetics: nucleic acid extraction (RNA and genomic DNA, plasmid), PCR and quantitative (RT-)PCR, cloning, plasmid DNA transfer (transformation, bi/triparental mating), DNA library construction and screening (plasmid), AFLP, DGGE, rep-PCR, BOX-PCR, electrophoresis, Southern blot, mutagenesis, SSR analysis
Microbiology: all laboratory applications
Biochemistry: enzymatic assays, plant extracts, extract analyses, thin layer chromatography.
Bioinformatics: sequence analysis (nucleic and protein), alignments, design of (q)PCR primers and probes, phylogeny, NGS assembly and reference mapping.
Informatics: good knowledge of computer tools (operating systems: Linux, Window...