Module Guide since WS 2016/17

Modul LS2700-KP09

Cell biology (ZellBioKP0)


1 Semester
Turnus of offer:

each summer semester
Credit points:

Course of studies, specific field and terms:
  • Bachelor Nutritional Medicine 2016 (compulsory), life sciences, 4th semester
  • Bachelor MLS 2016 (compulsory), life sciences, 4th semester
Classes and lectures:
  • Cell biology (practical course, 4 SWS)
  • Cell biology (lecture, 3 SWS)
  • 105 Hours in-classroom work
  • 165 Hours private studies
Contents of teaching:
  • Lectures:
  • Special structure of cells
  • Cell cycle and apoptosis
  • Introduction into developmental biology
  • Practical course (groups of 2):
  • Basics in cell culture techniques
  • Staining of cellular structures
  • Cell fractionation and functional analysis of organelles
  • Behaviour of cells during stress
  • Protein pattern of apoptotic cells
  • Differentiation of cells
  • Principle of the basic function of the eukaryotic cells
  • Detailed knowledge in all areas of cell biology covered by the lecture (see
  • Basic skills to design and perform their own experiments in the area of cell biology
  • Handling of basic cell biology techniques
  • Improving the ability to document results correctly and to work in a team
Grading through:
  • written exam (test achievement)
Responsible for this module:
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Enno Hartmann
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Enno Hartmann
  • PD Dr. rer. nat. Kai-Uwe Kalies
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Charli Kruse
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stefan Taube
  • Dr. rer. nat. Olaf Isken
  • Dr. rer. nat. Daniel Hans Rapoport
  • Dr. rer. nat. Anna Matthießen
  • Dr. rer. nat. Sandra Schumann
  • Lodish: Molecular Cell Biology
  • Pollard: Cell Biology
  • Wolpert: Principles of Development
  • Alberts: Molecular Biology of the Cell
  • offered only in German

Knowledge in Biology 1 and 2 and Biochemistry 1 is a prerequisite for this course. Entrance requirement for the practical course: Certificate of the course “Biology 1” and „Biochemistry 1“

Admission requirements for taking the module:
- None

Admission requirements for participation in module examination(s):
- Successful participation in the practical course incl. test according to the requirements at the beginning of the semester.

Module examination(s):
- LS2700-L1: Cell Biology, written exam, 90 min, 100 % of the module grade.

(Share of Biology in V is 66,6%)
(Share of Virology in V is 33,3%)
(Share of Virology in P is 90%)
(Share of Medical and Marine Biotechnology in P is 10%)

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