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Course Title[Course Code]:Gene technology[Gen 302]

Faculty: Agriculture
Department: Genetics
Program: Agricultural biotechnology
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Undergraduate(First Year-Second Semester)
Lecture:( 2 ) Practical / Clinical:( 2 ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
The course aims at introducing the The course deals with the genetic and physiological prerequisites for gene modification of bacterial, yeast, plant and animal cells. Applications in chemical, food and pharmaceutical industries are emphasized. The laboratory part of the course includes the most frequently used methods in gene technology embracing isolation and mapping of DNA, PCR, vector construct, transformation and hybridization.