Goal of the MBP Node
To provide students with a comprehensive understanding of plants from the molecular to whole plant level with a particular emphasis upon "hands-on" laboratory experiences.
Objectives of the Molecular and Biochemical Physiology (MBP) Node:
Students educated within the context of the MBP node will gain an understanding of:
- the scientific method and proper experimental design
- interpretation & presentation of data
- the critical evaluation of the scientific literature
- the theory and use of modern equipment