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Course Title[Course Code]:Genetics of tissue culture (Advanced)[Gen 610]

Faculty: Agriculture
Department: Genetics
Program: Cytogenetics
Compulsory / Elective:Elective
Postgraduate(Master-First Semester or Second Semester)
Hours:
Lecture:( 2 ) Practical / Clinical:( 2 ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
Growth and development of plant cells and tissues in vitro.· Callus culture, · Cell suspension culture, · Organ culture, · Protoplast culture, · Organogenesis, · Embryogenesis. In vitro culture: physical, genetic, chemical and genotypic factors. Assessment of growth and development in vitro. Problems in plant tissue culture (Recalcitrance, Contamination, Phenolic Browning, Seasonal Variation)