INSECT FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS AND METABOLIC ENGINEERING

Theory and Practical - Doctoral Course.
-    RNAi-based pesticides targeting pheromone communication.
-    Genome editing in the CRISPR/Cas9 system, resulting in a disruption in biological function.
-    Metabolic engineering - novel insect enzymes with potential for biotechnological applications and green technology of synthetic pheromone production.