Universität Wien FIND

300434 UE Ecosystem and Biogeochemistry Laboratory (2019S)

Techniques in Systems Biology

10.00 ECTS (7.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 12 participants
Language: English



"preliminary meeting 8.3.2019, 11am, Seminar room 1320, Dev.of molekular systems biologie: if missing without excuse, the student can not attent the course."
Cours: 27.5. - 29.5. and 3.6. - 5.6.; last meeting by arrangement.
attendance compulsory!


Aims, contents and method of the course

Successful students will be able to identify and apply laboratory and field techniques that are essential to ecosystem and biogeochemical research. They will be able to employ quantitative analytical methods to scientific questions in terrestrial and aquatic research in accordance with the principles of Good Laboratory Practice.

Assessment and permitted materials

Attendance control, mini talk (5%), oral presentation of techniques and results (30%), participation in practical and discussions (35%), written group protoco (30%)l.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria


Examination topics

lab security
Chromatography (Liquid (HPLC, FPLC),
basics lab work (how to...buffer preparation, pH, calibration curves..)
basics in metabolite and protein analyses
Basic Statistics

Reading list

Will be provided.

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Mo 30.09.2019 15:08