Universität Wien FIND

301432 UE RNA Profiling in Microbiology/Immunology (2018W)

5.00 ECTS (4.00 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. 15 participants
Language: German



Vorbesprechung: Montag 01.10.2018, 15-16 Uhr,
Ort: Veterinärmedizinische Universität Wien, Veterinärplatz 1, Gebäude GA, 1. Stock, Glasbox neben Hörsaal D
Kurstermin: Lehrveranstaltungsblock von Donnerstag 04.10. bis Montag 15.10.2018 jeweils 9.30 bis 17.30 Uhr
Einführende Vorlesung und Skript zu Lehrveranstaltungsbeginn


Aims, contents and method of the course

The course communicates theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to quantify nucleic acid sequences using reverse-transcription quantitative PCR (RT-qPCR). Different fluorogenic dye and probe formats of RT-qPCR will be applied. The use of reference sequences for molecular diagnostics and RNA expression analysis will be addressed. The course is designed for master students of the final trimester. max. 14 students

Assessment and permitted materials

Compulsory attendance; the evaluation consists of different performances: active participation and results obtained, written report, theoretical knowledge including final exam (the percentage of the subgrades will be announced by the course leader); each of the subgrades must have a positive evaluation.

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Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 08:43