Students Hands On Training Programme On “Genomics, Transformation, Molecular Marker And Bioinformatics Tools For Plant Study And Improvement” at Junagadh Agricultural University
Students Hands On
Training Programme On “Genomics,
Transformation, Molecular Marker And
Tools For Plant Study And
Improvement” June 29, 2011 to July 8, 2011
Junagadh Agricultural University
Objective : The recombinant DNA technique has enabled gene transfer across all possible interspecies barriers. The present era of „Gene Revolution‟ requires skilled human resources in this high throughput area. The Department of
A. Genomics & Molecular marker
- Isolation and purification of genomic DNA from plants.
- Estimation of quality and quantity of nucleic acids.
- PCR amplification of genomic DNA using RAPD/ISSR/SSR primers.
- Resolution of PCR amplified products by agarose gel electrophoresis.
- Scoring of amplified bands and analysis for polymorphism/sex-specificity.
- Gel elution.
- Isolation of total RNA.
- Purification of mRNA
- Synthesis of cDNA through RT-PCR
- DNA sequencing
- Agrobacterium-mediated gene transformation.
D. Tissue culture
- Micropropagation, organ culture, haploid culture and callus culture
- Primer designing
- Multiple sequence alignment
- Phylogenetic analysis
General Information :
Duration : June 29, 2011 to July 8, 2011
Course Fees : Participants are requested to pay a sum of Rs. 500/- (Rs Five Hundred only) as registration fee. The registration fee shall be deposited in cash at the time of registration on June 29, 2011 in the office of Department of .
Laboratory and Computing facilities : The laboratories are well equipped with modern equipments and other lab wares required.
Lodging and Boarding : Arrangements for the stay of the student participants during the training program will be made by the organizers in the training hostel.
Number of Participants : The maximum number of participants shall be 25.
Participants and Eligibility : Applications are invited from the students who are pursuing . in or from Basic Science Institutes/ Sate Governments/Private Organizations of Gujarat.
How to apply : The application for participation may be sent in enclosed prescribed format, duly forwarded by Head of the institution. It should reach the Training Director latest by June. 20, 2011 by post, fax or email. The participants will be selected based on the merit list. The merit list will be posted on www.jau.in by June 22, 2011. Acceptance by candidates will be accepted through email (email@example.com) latest by June 25,2011
Deadline : 20.06.2011