940335 Seminar in molecular biology

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


+ Selected current topics in molecular genetics and molecular biology;
+ selected methods in molecular biology;
+ topics may be suggested by supervisors or students in accordance with the supervisors;

FOCUS TOPIC in WS 2022/23:
"Metabolic engineering for plant and fungal secondary metabolites"

At the seminar day, a ppt presentation of a selected paper in the focus topic should be given to the other participating students and supervisors in English language;

For the preparation of the seminar presentation, students receive individual support and possibility to discuss their presentation drafts with the topic supervisors.

supervisors: Professors Marie-Theres Hauser, Gerhard Adam, Christoph Schüller, and Joseph Strauss

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students will improve their competence in reading and understanding original scientific literature, to critically discuss with experienced supervisors and to exercise an oral presentation (in English language)
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.