940101 Practical course in molecular biology I

Exercise course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Hauser, Marie-Theres , Steinkellner, Herta , Grabherr, Reingard , Rüker, Florian , Luschnig, Christian , Krautloher, Jana Milena , Narendja, Lukas , Schoberer, Jennifer , Sorz, Yvonne , Simak, Theodor , Schubert, Fabian , Tonar, Dominik , Gorecki, Pawel , Sinner, Julia , Duric, Stella , Strasser, Richard
Offered in
Wintersemester 2021/22
Languages of instruction


For details see BOKUlearn

Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

By the end of the training the students will

- understand the basic principles of DNA cloning

- be able to perform basic methods in molecular biology including restriction enzyme digestion, ligation, transformation of bacteria, PCR, plasmid preparation, monitoring of gene expression, purification of genomic DNA, Southern Blot hybridisation

- be aware of the theoretical background of the different molecular biology methods

- understand principles of DNA-sequencing technologies

- be able to critically interpret experimental data
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.