790304 Strain improvement of microorganisms and higher eukaryotic cells

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Kunert, Renate , Mattanovich, Diethard , Mayrhofer, Patrick , Altvater, Martin , Marx, Hans , Reinhart, David
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Different strategies concering strain improvement of biotechnologically relevant organisms are presented and discussed with the students.

The main groups of production organisms as well as the major product classes are presented and discussed in a comparative way.

Upcoming trends in strain improvement will be discussed.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Overview on current scientific methods and their combination for the generation of biotechnological production clones.
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