913308 Genetics and breeding of forest tree species

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Klumpp, Raphael Thomas
Offered in
Sommersemester 2021
Languages of instruction


Regulation of transfer of genetic information, matic systems and their effects on genotypic structures. Breeding programmes, basics of genetic engineering, biotechnology, micropropagation.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Encreasing the knowledge on genetics and widen the know how in methods. Bringing the students in contact with special problems of population genetics, gene expression and genetic engineering. Developing the ability to build up a personal view on possibilities and threats of the effects of modern genetics on forestry.
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