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FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank

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Room: OG.A.04
Helmut Qualtinger Gasse 2
1030 Wien

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Lectures 2022/23

Applied Life Sciences

> Industry Practical PR
Molecular Biotechnology more

Industry Practical PR

Lector: FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank, FH-Prof. Dr. Paul Watson

0SWS
25ECTS
> Molecular Biology & Genetics I VO
Molecular Biotechnology more

Molecular Biology & Genetics I VO

Lector: FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank

2SWS
3ECTS
> Introduction to Molecular Biological Lab Technique…
Molecular Biotechnology more

Introduction to Molecular Biological Lab Techniques LAB

Lector: Andrea Krames, BSc MSc, FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank

1SWS
1ECTS
> Molecular Biological & Biophysical Methods SE
Molecular Biotechnology more

Molecular Biological & Biophysical Methods SE

Lector: FH-Prof.in Univ.Doz.in Dr.in Ines Swoboda, FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank

1.5SWS
3ECTS
> Bachelor Thesis I & Scientific Method SE
Molecular Biotechnology more

Bachelor Thesis I & Scientific Method SE

Lector: FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank

0SWS
5ECTS
> RNA VO
Molecular Biotechnology more

RNA VO

Lector: FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank

1SWS
2ECTS

Lecture contents

RNA fundamentals, RNA structure, catalytic RNAs, RNA processing, RNA splicing, RNA editing, riboswitches, RNA applications, non-coding RNAs, RNAi, RNA world, SELEX

Assessment methods

Final exam
Written exam at the end of the course.

Teaching methods

Lecture

Language

English

> RNA Analysis Lab VO
Molecular Biotechnology more

RNA Analysis Lab VO

Lector: Andrea Krames, BSc MSc, FH-Prof. Dr. Herbert Wank

3SWS
3ECTS

Lecture contents

RNA methods:
- Northern blot (glucose/galactose metabolism in yeast, RNA extraction from yeast, denaturing RNA agarose gel, RNA transfer, specific oligonucleotide hybridization, band detection, quantitative PCR)
- EMSA (in vitro transcription with T7 RNA polymerase, RNA purification, RNA folding, native polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis, RNA staining using methylene blue, detection of RNP complexes)
- RNA stability (temperature dependence, pH dependence, RNAses)

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
Continuous assessment - presence, motivation, participation, practical skills (results), written report.

Teaching methods

Laboratory

Language

English

Publications

The publications of Herbert Wank written at FH Campus Wien can be found in our publication database, others in the personal web space.