Plant Molecular Evolution

Plant evolution is the subset of evolutionary phenomena that concern plants. Evolutionary phenomena are characteristics of populations that are described by averages, medians, distributions, and other statistical methods. This distinguishes plant evolution from plant development, a branch of developmental biology which concerns the changes that individuals go through in their lives. The study of plant evolution attempts to explain how the present diversity of plants arose over geologic time. It includes the study of genetic change and the consequent variation that often results in speciation, one of the most important types of radiation into taxonomic groups called clades. A description of radiation is called a phylogeny and is often represented by type of diagram called a phylogenetic tree.

Rates of molecular evolution have a central role in our understanding of many aspects of species’ biology. The most common application is to evolve enzymes with improved kinetics, altered substrate or product specificities, or improved function in different cellular environments. The technique is beginning to be applied to goals relevant to agriculture. Recent examples include the generation of novel carotenoids, enhanced herbicide detoxification, and the improvement of insect resistance genes.

 

  • Plant molecular phylogenetics
  • Genetic changes in plant
  • Genome evolution
  • Polypoidy
  • Disease resistance

Related Conference of Plant Molecular Evolution

Feb 28- March 2, 2019

22nd Global Congress on Biotechnology

Berlin, Germany
March 11-12, 2019

12th Annual Conference on Stem Cell and Gene Therapy

Bali, Indonesia
March 11-12, 2019

12th World Congress on Cell & Tissue Science

| Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium, Singapore
March 25-26, 2019

11th World Congress and Expo on Cell & Stem Cell Research

Orlando, Florida, USA
April 15-16, 2019

7th International Conference on Integrative Biology

Berlin, Germany
April 24-25, 2019

13th International Conference on Bio Banking and Tissue Preservation

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
May 01-02, 2019

7th Asia Pacific Plant Biology and Plant Science Congress

| Courtyard by Marriott Seoul Times Square | Seoul, South Korea
May 01-02, 2019,

25th Asia Pacific
Biotechnology Congress

ANA Crowne Plaza Kyoto, Japan
May 13-14, 2019

6th World Congress on Synthetic Biology and Advanced Biomaterials

| Mercure Albert Park | Melbourne, Australia
June 10-11, 2019

International Conference on Cell Biology and Genomics

Helsinki, Finland
July 31-Aug 01, 2019

2nd Annual Biotechnology Congress

Chicago, USA
August 22-23, 2019

5th International Congress on Epigenetics & Chromatin

Vienna, Austria
August 22-23, 2019

5th International Congress on Epigenetics & Chromatin

Vienna, Austria
September 9-10, 2019

23rd European Biotechnology Congress

Zurich, Switzerland
September 23-24, 2019

10th International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

| Radisson, Narita | Tokyo, Japan
October 18-19, 2019

25th Biotechnology Congress: Research & Innovations

Dallas, USA
November 22-23, 2019

6th World Congress on Epigenetics and Chromosome

Dubai, UAE

Plant Molecular Evolution Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in