Plant breeding

A.A. 2020/2021
6
Crediti massimi
56
Ore totali
SSD
AGR/07
Lingua
Inglese
Obiettivi formativi
Plant breeding has deeply modified the agriculture all over the world permitting a dramatic increase in crop production through the utilization of modern biotechnological techniques. For this reason the deep study of this discipline is fundamental for a full comprehension of the modern agriculture.
Risultati apprendimento attesi
In this course the students will acquire the knowledge regarding the fundamental techniques used in plant breeding, from classical plant breeding (e.g. recurrent selection, inbred line extraction, backcrossing, hybrid varieties and mutagenesis ) to modern molecular tools (e.g. marker assisted selection, genetic modified crops).
Programma e organizzazione didattica

Edizione unica

Responsabile
Periodo
Primo semestre
AGR/07 - GENETICA AGRARIA - CFU: 6
Esercitazioni: 8 ore
Laboratori: 8 ore
Lezioni: 40 ore
Docente/i
Ricevimento:
per appuntamento
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