Phytopathological biotechnology - Laboratorio (2008/2009)

Course partially running

Course code
4S00700
Name of lecturer
Annalisa Polverari
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
AGR/12 - PLANT PATHOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
2° Sem dal Mar 9, 2009 al Jun 12, 2009.

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Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

Students will be trained to approach a plant disease diagnosis, with traditional and advanced techniques.

Syllabus

Symptom analysis and description. Isolation in pure culture of fungal and bacterial plant pathogens. Microscopic observation of vegetative fungal structures. Pathogenicity test of bacterial isolates. Inoculation of indicator plants for viral disease diagnosis. E.L.I.S.A, serological test for virus identification. Use of PCR for pathogen diagnosis.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral examination

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