Flakkebjerg, Denmark

Bioactive Molecules in Agroecology

when 8 August 2022 - 19 August 2022
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 138

The course covers the bioactive compounds that play a role in the agroecological context – i.e. in the interaction between plants, animals, humans and the environment within agricultural systems. Theoretical lectures will give the fundament for practical lab-work on a) degradation, formation of metabolites and description of degradation kinetics b) effects of cattle’s intake of medicine on insects living on cattle manure c) use of plant root systems for uptake of pharmaceutical residues in the environment d) uptake and excretion in urine of bioactive compounds from rye bread e) toxicology testing in cell cultures f) effect of dietary phytochemicals on pesticide degradation in honeybees.

Course leader

Inge S. Fomsgaard

Target group

Master's level

Fee info

EUR 138: EU/EEA citizens
EUR 1245: NON-EU/EEA citizens

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