Headed by Pr. Michel Lebrun (UM, IRD) and Pr. Do Nang Vinh (AGI), the International Joint Laboratory LMI RICE is hosted since January 2011 in the Agricultural Genetics Institute (AGI) of Hanoi in Vietnam. The LMI RICE results of an association between different Vietnamese (AGI, National Key Laboratory of Plant Cell Biotechnology, Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Science, University of Science and Technology of Hanoi) and French (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Centre International de Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement, Université de Montpellier) research institutions and Universities to conduct together challenging and hot research projects and training actions on rice functional genomics and plant biotechnology.
Other LMI RICE collaborative partners and funding institutions or programs:
European Union FP7