PLBIO 5431

PLBIO 5431

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Companion to PLBIO 3430 with laboratory activities that focus on the practice of plant biotechnology. Students construct transgenes using recombinant DNA methods, transfer genes to plants by a variety of approaches including tissue culture-based methods, assess the integration of transgenes in the host genome and analyze their expression by use of reporter gene assays and by preparing and analyzing nucleic acids. Students will also gain basic skills in bioinformatics.

When Offered Spring.

Outcomes
  • Describe the fundamental concepts underlying modern plant molecular biology.
  • Gain hands-on experience in implementing methods typically used in plant molecular biological studies.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PLBIO 3431

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16294PLBIO 5431  LAB 401