AGRICULTURAL BIOTECHNOLOGY

Head of Research Area: Dr. Asmah Awal

 

          Agrobiotechnology is best defined as the application of biotechnology to agriculture. Agrobiotechnology is the knowledge that use of living systems and organisms, to develop or make useful products, or any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms or derivatives thereof, to make or modify agriculture products or processes for specific use.

 

 

 

Secondary

Tertiary

Lecturer

1

Plant Tissue Culture

1)       In Vitro Regeneration

2)       Somatic Embryogenesis

3)       Suspension Culture

4)       Haploid Culture

5)       Somatic Hybridization

6)       Synthetic Seed Production

7)       Cryopreservation

 

• Dr. Asmah Awal

• Dr. Nor Azma Yusof

• Noor Zuhairah (Perlis)

2

Plant Molecular Biology

1)       Genomics

2)       Transcriptomics, Proteomics & Metabolomics

3)       Bioinformatics

4)       Genetic Engineering

5)       Molecular Markers

 

• Dr. Shamsiah Abdullah

3

Natural Product Biotechnology

1)       Bioreactor System

2)       Bioactive Compound/Natural Ingredient

• Dr. Nor Azma Yusof

• Noer Hartini Dol Haji (Jasin)

4

Nanobiotechnology

1)       Nanotech Delivery Systems

2)       Nanotech for Genetic Engineering

• Pathimah Abdol Latip (Jasin)

5

Biotechnology Management

1)       Biotech Product Development

• Nur Hidayat Nordin (TPM PhD, UiTM)