Objective of the course is to provide students with knowledge of molecular biology concepts and experimental approaches to understand gene function in plants, also through the analysis of case studies in crops.
Expected learning outcomes
The student will become familiar with the approaches used to investigate the fundamental link between gene structure, function and phenotype. Competences will also include the analysis of gene sequence and expression as well as allelic variations.
Lesson period: First semester
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