911314 Molecular microbial ecology of soils


Type
Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Sessitsch, Angela
Organisation
Institute of Soil Research (IBF)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

Methods of DNA-isolation;phylogenetic and functional markers; Polymerase chain reaction (PCR); Terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism /T-RFLP) analysis; Microarrays.

Previous knowledge expected



Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The aim of this course is to teach state-of-the-art molecular biology techniques for the analysis of microbial populations in soils.
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