940104 Molecular biology for agricultural sciences

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Adam, Gerhard , Stöger, Eva
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


principles of molecular genetics: structure and replication of DNA; gene expression: transcription, translation,regulation of gene expression; genome structure; mutation and recombination; gene transfer

recombinant DNA technology: basic methods

Previous knowledge expected


Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Participants obtain a deepended understanding of principles of molecular biology and improtant processes and methods in milecular biology. They can describe the differences between eukaryotes and procaryotes and in particular obtain knowledge on antibiotics (mode of action) and mechanisms of inactivation (antibiotic resistance mechanisms).
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