Plant molecular biology

  • Cours (CM) 24h
  • Cours intégrés (CI) -
  • Travaux dirigés (TD) -
  • Travaux pratiques (TP) -
  • Travail étudiant (TE) -

Langue de l'enseignement : Anglais

Description du contenu de l'enseignement

Learning objectives (course content) :
  • In vitro methods of plant propagation
  • Plant genetics
  • Molecular genetic tools in plants
  • Characterization of mutants, genes and genetic networks
  • Production of transgenic crops
  • Molecular biology of plant pathology
  • Molecular biology of nitrogen fixation
  • Biotechnology of algae
  • Engineering of salt, heat, cold, drought and UV light stress tolerance in plants
  • Engineering of plants for human nutrition and health
  • Risk assessment of transgenic crops

Compétences à acquérir

Objectives in terms of acquired skills (ie roughly what the student should be able to understand and apply in practical situations at the end of th course)
  • To be familiar with biotechnology of plants and algae, sociological and regulatory aspects of transgenic crops, and plant molecular genetics.
  • To understand the current knowledge of plant pathology, nitrogen fixation and crop improvement

MASTER - Biotechnologies

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