940318 Developmental genetics of plants

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Hauser, Marie-Theres
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


This seminar is a journal club to discuss (dissect) classical and new methods as well as results used or dealing with the molecular genetic regulation and analysis of plant development.

Please bring to the first meeting three publications which you would like to present during the seminar. We will discuss and select the publication which would fit best to the seminar series.

After the selection of the publications, each student should present one of the selected publication in a 15 min seminar on a second day approx. 1 month later.

Previous knowledge expected

background knowledge of molecular biology and genetics

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The goal of this seminar is to learn how to critically read publications and present results in the field of plant development.
We will discuss the publication's message, the methods used and how the results were presented in the paper.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.