AG40035: Crop Genomics And Biotechnology

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Course name Crop Genomics And Biotechnology
Offered by Agricultural & Food Engineering
Credits 3
L-T-P 3-0-0
Previous Year Grade Distribution
Semester Autumn

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The structure of plant genomes: DNA, chromatin and chromosome structure; Regulation of gene expression.Genomic toolbox: Enzymes for DNA manipulation; Gene cloning; PCR.Genome mapping and sequencing: Genetic and physical maps; DNA markers; FISH; Methodology of DNA sequencing.Functional genomics: DNA microarray; TILLING; EST analysis.Gene transfer and transgenic plants: Agrobacterium-mediated gene transfer; Direct gene transfer; Genetic manipulation of herbicide and pest resistance; Generation of flavor savor tomato and golden rice; Crop improvement through antisense and RNAi technology.

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