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AC 605 ADVANCES IN AGROCHEMICALS                                                                            (3L+0P) III

Objective
  To develop proficiency of the student in his/her area of specialization.

Theory

UNIT I
  Recent advances in pesticide development, formulation, and analysis and safety evaluation.

UNIT II
  Combinatorial chemistry, modeling etc for development of new molecules, mode of action and metabolism.

UNIT III
  Innovations in pesticide formulation and delivery systems

UNIT IV
  Application of biotechnology in developing herbicide tolerant and insect resistant transgenic plants.

UNIT V
  Recent developments in botanicals and bio-pesticides

UNIT VI
  Sanitary / phyto-sanitary issues, accreditations of testing laboratories

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