Universität Wien

301873 UE Exercises in Advanced Cell Biology (2023S)

10.00 ECTS (6.00 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. 20 participants
Language: English



13-28.07.2023; all-day


Aims, contents and method of the course

Practical exercises in cell biology using selected examples. The practical includes culture and manipulation of adherent and suspension cells, fluorescence microscopy, image acquisition and analysis, isolation and biochemical analysis of proteins and protein complexes to address a specific research question (will be introduced at the practical).

Assessment and permitted materials

Mandatory attendance.
The assessment is based on the following partial components of the course:
+) Active participation and result of the experiments (performance share 10%)
+) Written protocol (performance share 30%)
+) written test (performance share 20%)
+) written report in the form of a research article (in English) covering the material of the practical (performance share 40%)
Permitted aids for the written test: own laboratory protocol (internet and smartphone are not permitted), pen.
For the positive grade, each of the partial components must be positive.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Compulsory attendance. For the positive assessment, all components must be positively assessed.

Examination topics

Topics discussed in introductions to the exercises.

Reading list

Current publications are provided by the supervisor.

Association in the course directory


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