Certificate Course in Plant Tissue CultureGuru Nanak Dev University
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The Guru Nanak Dev University's Faculty of Life Sciences offers Certificate Course in Plant Tissue Culture to its students. The course structure for it is as follows:
Laboratory requirements. Plant material and Transfer area.
Preparation of Plant tissue culture media. Media constituents- Inorganic nutrients
including macroelements and microelements, -Organic constituents including
vitamins, Sterilization techniques for media, glassware and plasticware,
Cell totipotency, somatic embryogenesis- Direct and Indirect somatic
embryogenesis, factors affecting somatic embryogenesis.
Somaclonal variations- origin of somaclonal variation, mechanism underlying
genetic variation and selection approaches for somaclonal variants.
Micropropagation- various stages of micropropagation, advantages of
micropropagation problems in micropropagation and how to overcome them.