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270073 VO Nucleic acid analysis - Genomics (2021S)

1.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie

Unter Mitwirkung von Dr. Walter Pulverer (Austrian Institute of Technology, AIT)


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates



online, not simultaneously
PowerPoint slides with audio can be downloaded from Moodle
Wednesday, 3.3.2021, 11:15: introductory meeting (Big Blue Button, link can be found in Moodle)


Aims, contents and method of the course

Extraction and purification of nucleic acids; electrophoretic separation of nucleic acids; hybridization and visualization techniques; polymerase chain reaction (PCR); special PCR techniques; gene expression analysis; microarrays; DNA sequencing; analysis of DNA methylation

Attention: Due to the Corona crisis, the lecture is hold digitally (PowerPoint + audio).

Assessment and permitted materials

oral digital examination
individual appointment

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Passing threshold at 50%
50-62% "genügend", 62,5-75% "befriedigend", 75,5-88% "gut", darüber "sehr gut"

Examination topics

PowerPoint slides plus audio (Moodle)

Reading list

book recommendations (see PowerPoint slides)

Association in the course directory

AN-1, BC-1, CHE II-1, UF MA CH 02a

Last modified: Tu 31.08.2021 11:08