790318 Animal cell culture

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Borth, Nicole
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


-) animal cells in biopharmaceutical, medical and biological research
-) primary cells and immortal cell lines
-) culture methods and media
-) in-vitro tests
-) production cell lines
-) cell line characterisation and analysis

Previous knowledge expected

basic knowledge of cell biology is recommended

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students will know theoretical aspects and practical applications of animal cell culture technology. They will understand the specific requirements of animal cells in culture relative to other cell systems. Participants will be competent to design experiments that take the above into consideration.
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