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Plant Physiology and Functional Morphology

Course Code :2001WETPFM
Study domain:Biology
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:63
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Kris Vissenberg

3. Course contents *

Partim Physiology :  Tackles vegetative and generative development, physiology of seeds, senescence, regeneration and stress resistence.



Partim Morphology : Typical features of a plant cell (vacuole, cell wall, plasmodesmata,...) and their characteristics are discussed in the most recent context of plant research output.  We investigate the role of a plant cell in frame of the function of tissues e.g.  during water transport in seed plants.