Detailed information about the course
Bacterial "species": Introduction to microbial culture collection and identification
|Responsable de l'activité||
Dr Gottfried Dasen, Zurich University of Applied Sciences
Dr. Theo Smits, ZHAW, Institute of Natural Resource Sciences, IUNR.
Research Group for Environmental Genomics and Systems Biology
Dr. Gottfried Dasen, ZHAW, Institute of Chemistry and Biotechnology, ICBT.
Research Group for Micro- and Molecular Biology CCOS, Culture Collection of Switzerland AG
Contact: Dr. Gottfried Dasen, email@example.com - www.zhaw.ch - www.ccos.ch
In this course, the participants are introduced to the current identification techniques for micro-organisms on the species level and get a brief introduction into bacterial taxonomy. In practical exercises, the participants can test different identification methods and compare the results. The following techniques will be introduced: MALDI TOF, fatty acid and biochemical profiling, partial DNA sequencing and whole genome sequencing.
Material required for the course:
Please take with you a laptop capable of internet access. The ZHAW provides internet access through Eduroam, make sure you know how to access your Eduroam account.Please bring along also a lot of questions!
Date and time:
Monday, October 23, 2017, 09:00 – 17:00
Train ticket, 2°class, half-fare from your institution to the place of the activity; meal expenses (1meal/day) up to 25CHF/meal; lodgement accomodation (1 night) up to CHF 90.-/night
Reimbursement form attached with original tickets has to be sent to: CUSO Microbiologie, Aline Kopf, Institut de Biologie, Rue Emile-Argand 11, CH-2000 Neuchâtel Email: microbiologie[@]cuso.ch
|Deadline for registration||15.10.2017|