Plant Biology (PLBIO)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2923PLBIO 2400  LEC 001

    • MWTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2924PLBIO 2400  DIS 201

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2925PLBIO 2400  DIS 202

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2926PLBIO 2400  DIS 203

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2927PLBIO 2400  DIS 204

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2928PLBIO 2400  DIS 205

    • TTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2929PLBIO 2400  DIS 206

    • TTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2930PLBIO 2400  DIS 207

    • WTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2931PLBIO 2400  DIS 208

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2932PLBIO 2400  DIS 209

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2933PLBIO 2400  DIS 210

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2934PLBIO 2400  DIS 211

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2935PLBIO 2400  DIS 212

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  2936PLBIO 2400  DIS 213

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  3092PLBIO 2400  DIS 214

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  3093PLBIO 2400  DIS 215

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  3094PLBIO 2400  DIS 216

    • RTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  •  3360PLBIO 2400  DIS 217

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  • 16997PLBIO 2400  DIS 218

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

  • 16998PLBIO 2400  DIS 219

    • WTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Silva, T

PLBIO 2410

Introduction to plant diversity, ecology, structure, and evolutionary adaptation, with an emphasis on land plants. Laboratory and lectures are integrated to provide hands-on skills and concepts. First ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1158PLBIO 2410  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Frank, M

  • Two field trips are required.

  •  1159PLBIO 2410  LAB 401

  •  1160PLBIO 2410  LAB 402

  •  1161PLBIO 2410  LAB 403

  •  1162PLBIO 2410  LAB 404

PLBIO 2480

An introduction to the goals and methods of plant systematics, and a survey of the diversity of vascular plants, including ferns, conifers, flowering plants, and related groups. Lectures cover ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17470PLBIO 2480  LEC 001

    • TRMann Library 405
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Landis, J

      Specht, C

  • Prerequisite: BIOEE 1780 or PLBIO 2410.

  • 17471PLBIO 2480  LAB 401

    • WMann Library 405
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Landis, J

      Specht, C

  • 17472PLBIO 2480  LAB 402

    • WMann Library 405
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Landis, J

      Specht, C

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  2832PLBIO 3100  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Friso, G

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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16814PLBIO 4500  LEC 001

  • 16815PLBIO 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1232PLBIO 4831  LEC 001

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Doyle, J

      Hua, J

      Van Wijk, K

  • Prerequisite: PLBRG 2250 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMG 6410

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  2796PLBIO 6410  LAB 401

    • T
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Hua, J

    • R
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  3264PLBIO 6560  SEM 101

    • F
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Crepet, W

  • Prerequisite: PLBIO 4480 or equivalent background in evolution.

PLBIO 7400

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

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  1163PLBIO 7400  SEM 101

    • FTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Hua, J

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Protein Turnover in Plant Biology

  •  1164PLBIO 7420  DIS 201

    • M
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Van Wijk, K

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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  2535PLBIO 7430  RSC 701

    • W
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Scanlon, M

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1165PLBIO 7440  DIS 201

    • RTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Doyle, J

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1166PLBIO 7490  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1294PLBIO 7490  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1295PLBIO 7490  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gan, S

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1296PLBIO 7490  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Chery, 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1297PLBIO 7490  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pawlowski, W

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1298PLBIO 7490  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Rose, 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1299PLBIO 7490  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Richards, E

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1300PLBIO 7490  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Doyle, 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1301PLBIO 7490  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Davis, 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1302PLBIO 7490  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Hanson, M

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1303PLBIO 7490  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Turgeon, R

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1304PLBIO 7490  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Scanlon, M

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1305PLBIO 7490  RSC 719

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Jander, G

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1306PLBIO 7490  RSC 720

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Hua, 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1307PLBIO 7490  RSC 721

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Giovannoni, 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1308PLBIO 7490  RSC 722

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Crepet, W

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1309PLBIO 7490  RSC 725

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Harrison, M

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1310PLBIO 7490  RSC 726

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Nixon, 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1311PLBIO 7490  RSC 727

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Sparks, 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1312PLBIO 7490  RSC 728

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1313PLBIO 7490  RSC 730

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Li, S

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1314PLBIO 7490  RSC 731

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Stern, D

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1315PLBIO 7490  RSC 733

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Wayne, R

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2412PLBIO 7490  RSC 734

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Li, L

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2413PLBIO 7490  RSC 735

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gandolfo Nixon, M

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2450PLBIO 7490  RSC 737

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Raguso, R

  • 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2462PLBIO 7490  RSC 738

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Roeder, 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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2872PLBIO 7490  RSC 739

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pineros, M

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

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2873PLBIO 7490  RSC 740

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Specht, C

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

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2874PLBIO 7490  RSC 741

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Moghe, G

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

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3075PLBIO 7490  RSC 742

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Li, F

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

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3076PLBIO 7490  RSC 743

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Frank, M

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