Plant Biology (PLBIO)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

PLBIO 1560

Students in the plant sciences often struggle to see the relevance of material they learn in general chemistry to plant biology.  The goal of this course is to bridge that gap.  Using both active learning ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  •  4260PLBIO 1560  LEC 001

  • Prerequisites: concurrent registration in CHEM 1560

PLBIO 2070

Students in the plant sciences often struggle to see the relevance of material they learn in general chemistry to plant biology.  The goal of this course is to bridge that gap.  Using both active learning ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  •  4259PLBIO 2070  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: concurrent registration in CHEM 2070. To enroll, contact Tom Owens (tgo2).

PLBIO 2400

Focuses on helping individuals understand how scientific information relates to the issues they face as citizens, in management decision making, and in public policy. To what extent should genetic engineering ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16883PLBIO 2400  LEC 001

  • 16884PLBIO 2400  DIS 201

  • 16885PLBIO 2400  DIS 202

  • 16886PLBIO 2400  DIS 203

  • 16887PLBIO 2400  DIS 204

  • 16888PLBIO 2400  DIS 205

  • 16889PLBIO 2400  DIS 206

  • 16890PLBIO 2400  DIS 207

  • 16891PLBIO 2400  DIS 208

  • 16892PLBIO 2400  DIS 209

  • 16893PLBIO 2400  DIS 210

  • 16894PLBIO 2400  DIS 211

  • 16895PLBIO 2400  DIS 212

  • 16896PLBIO 2400  DIS 213

PLBIO 2410

Introduction to plant diversity, ecology, structure, reproduction, and evolution, with an emphasis on the flowering plants and the history of life on earth. Laboratory and lectures are integrated to provide ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1205PLBIO 2410  LEC 001

  • Two field trips are required.

  •  1206PLBIO 2410  LAB 401

  •  1207PLBIO 2410  LAB 402

  •  1208PLBIO 2410  LAB 403

  •  1209PLBIO 2410  LAB 404

PLBIO 3100

Plants have been a source of medicinal agents for thousands of years and a remarkable number of modern drugs have been isolated or derived from plants. In this course, we will explore the mechanisms of ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  4641PLBIO 3100  LEC 001

PLBIO 3450

Descriptive course with equal emphasis on development and mature structure. Lecture, laboratory, and reading are integrated in a study guide. The laboratory offers the opportunity to develop the practical ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16937PLBIO 3450  LEC 001

  • Prerequisites: An introductory course in Biology or Botany, or permission of instructor. May not be taken for credit after BIOPL 3470.

  • 16938PLBIO 3450  LAB 401

PLBIO 4220

A comparative analysis of the developmental-genetic mechanisms contributing to the evolution of plant morphological structure and diversity. view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4329PLBIO 4220  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: Genetics (BIOMG 2800) or Plant Genetics series (PLBRG 2250 and PLBRG 3250), Introductory Plant Biodiversity and Evolution (PLBIO 2410) or permission of instructors.

PLBIO 4500

Students learn the relationship between reality and the image using philosophy, mathematics, and physical theory. Next they apply these tools theoretically and in practice to understand and become experts ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17125PLBIO 4500  LEC 001

  • 17127PLBIO 4500  LAB 401

PLBIO 4831

This course is the first of a two-semester sequence (with PLBIO 4841) which together provide a broad overview of concepts related to the study of plant molecular biology. It is intended to bring first-year ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1331PLBIO 4831  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: PLBRG 2250 and PLBRG 3250, or BIOMG 2800; BIOMG 3300 or BIOMG 3310 or BIOMG 3330 or BIOMG 3350.

PLBIO 6410

Includes selected experiments on gene expression, biolistic transformation, confocal microscopy, laser capture microdissection, microarray analysis, genetic mapping and mutant analysis, transposon tagging, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: BIOMG 6410

  • 4 Credits Graded

PLBIO 6560

Series of selected topics to provide a background in plant evolution, paleobotanical literature, and evolutionary theory. Among the topics discussed are the origin of a terrestrial flora, the evolution ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18527PLBIO 6560  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Crepet, W

PLBIO 7400

Lectures on current research in plant biology, presented by visitors and staff. view course details

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  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  1210PLBIO 7400  SEM 101

  • Requirement for graduate students doing work in plant biology.

PLBIO 7420

Students in this class read and discuss recently published papers in plant molecular biology. A faculty member from the Plant Biology section in the School of Integrated Plant Sciences will assign the ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1211PLBIO 7420  DIS 201

PLBIO 7430

Introduction for graduate students to the research being conducted by Cornell faculty in the Plant Cell and Molecular Biology Program. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  3952PLBIO 7430  RSC 701

    • W
    • Scanlon, M

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students or written permission from member of Plant Cell and Molecular Biology Program or from coordinator for undergraduates.

PLBIO 7440

After the first year, each student presents one seminar per year on his or her thesis research and then meets with the thesis committee members for evaluation. First-year students only attend the seminar ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1212PLBIO 7440  DIS 201

  • Enrollment limited to and required for: second-, third-, and fourth-year graduate students in Plant Biology.

PLBIO 7490

Intended for graduate students in Plant Biology who are working with faculty members on an individual basis towards a PhD thesis. view course details

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1213PLBIO 7490  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Van Wijk, K

  • Enrollment preference given to: graduate students who are working with faculty members on an individual basis. Sign into your faculty members section.

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1464PLBIO 7490  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Kessler, A

  • Enrollment preference given to: graduate students who are working with faculty members on an individual basis. Sign into your faculty members section.

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1465PLBIO 7490  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Gan, S

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1467PLBIO 7490  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Nasrallah, J

  • Enrollment preference given to: graduate students who are working with faculty members on an individual basis. Sign into your faculty members section.

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1468PLBIO 7490  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Pawlowski, W

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1469PLBIO 7490  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Rose, J

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1470PLBIO 7490  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Richards, E

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1471PLBIO 7490  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Brutnell, T

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1473PLBIO 7490  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Doyle, J

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1474PLBIO 7490  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Owens, T

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1475PLBIO 7490  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Davis, J

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1476PLBIO 7490  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Hanson, M

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1477PLBIO 7490  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Turgeon, R

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1478PLBIO 7490  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Scanlon, M

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1481PLBIO 7490  RSC 719

    • TBA
    • Jander, G

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1482PLBIO 7490  RSC 720

    • TBA
    • Hua, J

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1483PLBIO 7490  RSC 721

    • TBA
    • Giovannoni, J

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1484PLBIO 7490  RSC 722

    • TBA
    • Crepet, W

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1485PLBIO 7490  RSC 723

    • TBA
    • Kochian, L

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1487PLBIO 7490  RSC 725

    • TBA
    • Harrison, M

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1488PLBIO 7490  RSC 726

    • TBA
    • Nixon, K

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  •  1489PLBIO 7490  RSC 727

    • TBA
    • Sparks, J

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  •  1490PLBIO 7490  RSC 728

    • TBA
    • Vatamaniuk, O

  • Enrollment preference given to: graduate students who are working with faculty members on an individual basis. Sign into your faculty members section.

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  •  1491PLBIO 7490  RSC 729

    • TBA
    • Davies, P

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  •  1492PLBIO 7490  RSC 730

    • TBA
    • Nasrallah, M

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  •  1493PLBIO 7490  RSC 731

    • TBA
    • Stern, D

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  •  1495PLBIO 7490  RSC 733

    • TBA
    • Wayne, R

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  •  3669PLBIO 7490  RSC 734

    • TBA
    • Lee, J

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  •  3670PLBIO 7490  RSC 735

    • TBA
    • Gandolfo Nixon, M

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3691PLBIO 7490  RSC 736

    • TBA
    • McCouch, S

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  •  3761PLBIO 7490  RSC 737

    • TBA
    • Raguso, R

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  •  3793PLBIO 7490  RSC 738

    • TBA
    • Roeder, A

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  •  4736PLBIO 7490  RSC 739

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    • Pineros, M

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  •  4737PLBIO 7490  RSC 740

    • TBA
    • Specht, C

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  •  4738PLBIO 7490  RSC 741

    • TBA
    • Moghe, G

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  • 18728PLBIO 7490  RSC 742

    • TBA
    • Li, F

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  • 18729PLBIO 7490  RSC 743

    • TBA
    • Staff

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