GEN 874 (M1) - Techniques in Plant Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

Plant Genetic Engineering

Manchester   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Genetics
Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   4  
CRN: 56635
Theory and hands-on experience with techniques used in plant genetic engineering, including cell and tissue culture, gene cloning, and analysis of foreign gene expression. Discussion of role of plant biotechnology in sustainable agriculture and climate change; modifying plants for better nutrition and stress response, environmental remediation, and for production of pharmaceuticals; controversies associated with this technology. Lab. Special fee. Prereq: introductory genetics or permission.
Section Comments: Cross listed with GEN 774
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): PBIO 874
Only listed majors in section: BIOTECH IBMS
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 T 6:31pm - 9:00pm ONLINE