Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

BIO 428 Plant Physiology(RLA)

3 class hours, 3 laboratory hours; 4 credits. Examination of the basic physiological processes common to all vascular plants. Topics covered include cell structure and function, water transport, transpiration, photosynthesis, solute translocation, nutrient uptake, mineral nutrition, phytohormones, plant tropisms, growth, development, and reproduction. Laboratory exercises will include plant cells, water relations, tissue culture, photosynthesis, phytohormones, reproduction, competition, and symbiosis. Prerequisite: BIO 205 or BIO 228. Pre- or corequisite: CHM 250.




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