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300434 UE Ecosystem and Biogeochemistry Laboratory (2021S)

Techniques in Systems Biology

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


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


max. 12 participants
Language: English



The lab work will be in the week of May 17th . More details will be send out in the beginning of the SS21 via email.


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 (GLP).

Assessment and permitted materials

GLP (5%), oral presentation of techniques and results (30%), participation in practical and discussions (35%), written group protocol (30%).

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

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Th 11.03.2021 09:49