|from 1997 – 1999 : Using DNA probes and PCR in diagnosis of infectious diseases and study of the putative gene(s) involved in their pathogenecity (Financed in 1997 by
CNRST as a Research Network)
from 1998 – 2004: Setting-up of the Moroccan Co-ordinated Collections of Micro-organisms (CCMM) in collaboration with the Belgian Co-ordinated Collections of Micro-organisms (BCCM). This project is supported by UNESCO and Financed both by “Direction Générale de la Coopération Interantionale” DGCI from Belgium (FRAB/1/98) and
CNRST- Morocco (PROTARS II n°P2T3/28)
from 2003–2005: Valorisation of scientific research results, Proposal entitled “Transfert du savoir-faire en matière de valorisation de la recherche en biotechnologie et identification de projets valorisables “ This Proposal is granted by « Communauté française de Wallonie-Bruxelles » ref. Axe4-Projet4
from 2004–2006: Isolation, characterisation, identification and molecular typing of lactic acid bacteria from raw milk and Moroccan soft white cheese. This project is granted by
CNRST- Morocco and
BCCM/LMG – University of Gent Belgium, and UNESCO.
from 2004 – 2006: Development of a system for appropriate management of access and transfer of microbial ressources – Micro-organisms Sustainable use and Access regulation Integrated Conveyance System – MOSAICS, programme “Food quality and safety” Proposal granted by European Commission Under N° 506436.