957327 Resistance breeding of crop plants (in Eng.)


Art
Vorlesung
Semesterstunden
2
Vortragende/r (Mitwirkende/r)
Omidvar, Reza , Steiner, Barbara , Michel, Sebastian , Bürstmayr, Hermann , Lemmens, Marc
Organisation
Angeboten im Semester
Wintersemester 2019/20
Unterrichts-/ Lehrsprachen
Englisch

Lehrinhalt

In five topics essential aspects of resistance breeding will be discussed.

1) Concepts, terms and definitions in relation to resistance breeding
2) Examples for resistance to facultative pathogens
3) Examples for resistance to obligate pathogens
4) Methods and approaches for the identification of resistance genes
5) Strategies and options for resistance breeding

Inhaltliche Voraussetzungen (erwartete Kenntnisse)

This is an advanced course intended for master students with already solid knowledge and skills in Genetics, Phytopathology, Statistics and Plant Breeding.

Lehrziel

The students should be able to:
* explain terms and concepts of resistance breeding and plant-pathogen interaction
* critically discuss resistance breeding concepts
* critically evaluate advantages/disadvantages of resistance breeding strategies
* obtain knowledge about resistance of selected crop plants against selected pathogens
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