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Molecular Cell Biology I

Instructor: Eva Benkova and Harald Janovjak

Teaching Assistant: Eva Reichhart


Molecular Cell Biology I is an introductory course on all molecular concepts from biology.

We will discuss the structure and function of the cell's building blocks, proteins, lipids and nucleic acids, from a chemical and physical point of view.

This course introduces basic knowledge necessary for Molecular Cell Biology II and Neuroscience courses.

This course contains a laboratory class where we will together clone a gene and study its protein product. No previous experience is necessary.


Homework: Independent reading of materials covered during lecture.


Exam: Presentation of scientific literature in groups of two students.


Details follow during the first introductory lecture.


Schedule will be handed out in class