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Advanced Microbial Genetics, Recombinant DNA Technology and Industrial Microbiology - MIB3702

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: To understand the concepts and events related to natural and artificial recombination processes, microbial genome analysis, characteristics and applications of extra-chromosomal genetic elements, transposons and phages in microbial recombinant DNA technology as well as the ethics thereof; the use of different microbial groups in industrial processes for the production of different fermented and metabolic products, in the treatment of hazardous waste, bioremediation of polluted environments, in biological control of pests and their role in the spoilage and preservation of food.