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Laboratorial Course - Green Biotechnology

Code: 
BIOL-445
Semester: 
Winter Semester
Course type: 
Selection
Course units: 
3
ECTS units: 
4

Hours per week

Laboratory: 
3

Instructors

Associate Professor
Professor
Assistant Professor
Emeritus Professor

Description

  1. Induction methods of RNA silencing in plants. (K. Kalantidis)
  2. Methods of genetic modification of plants. (K. Kalantidis)
  3. Bioenergetical regulatory mechanisms of plant tolerance/sensitivity to abiotic stress. (K. Kotzabasis)
  4. Microalgal Biotechnology I: Bioenergetic strategy of microalgae for the biodegradation of toxic phenolic compounds. (K. Kotzabasis)
  5.  Microalgal Biotechnology II: Photosynthetic production of hydrogen (Η2) from microalgae. (K. Kotzabasis)
  6. Microalgal Biotechnology III: Optimal conditions for the production of lipids from microalgae – Production of biodiesel from microalgal lipids. (K. Kotzabasis)
  7. Non-molecular biotechnological techniques:  in vitro culture of plant cells and tissues. (K.A. Roubelakis)
  8. Techniques of the molecular virology. (E. Tsagris)
  9. Modern approaches for determining pest sensitivity/resistance to pesticides in plant protection  (I. Vontas)
  10. Modern techniques of elemental analysis (S. Pirintsos)
  11. Biomonitoring of environmental pollution using plant indicators. (S. Pirintsos)

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