166.635 Gene regulation in eukaryots
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to acknowledge the complexity and the interplay of the levels of gene regulation in eukaroytic organisms. Some of these levels, they will understand better.

Subject of course

  • Ogranization of specific transcription complexes
  • transcriptional regulation via chromatin remodelling
  • epigenetics
  • regulatorische RNAs

Teaching methods

Introduction into regulatory mechanisms that are specific for eukaryots, presentation of scientific publications about topics that are relevant for this lecture, discussion of these research studies.

Mode of examination


Additional information

  • Block-LVA bestehend aus 2 VO-Einheiten und den Beiträgen der Hörer/-innen (= Journal Club)
  • 2 Terminoptionen stehen zur Auswahl, Festlegung im Zuge der Vorbesprechung
  • Anwesenheit bei der Vorbesprechung sowie bei der gesamten LVA verpflichtend!
  • Anmeldung zur LVA verpflichtend!

Pandemiebedingt kann das Format der Abhaltung der LVA abweichen.



Course dates

Wed16:00 - 17:0029.05.2024Seminarraum BH Biosciences Vorbesprechung
Thu13:00 - 18:0006.06.2024Seminarraum BH 03 Biotechnologie Vorlesung und Journal Club - Option 1
Fri13:00 - 18:0007.06.2024Seminarraum BH 03 Biotechnologie Vorlesung und Journal Club - Option 1
Thu13:00 - 18:0020.06.2024Seminarraum BH Biosciences Vorlesung und Journal Club - Option 2
Fri13:00 - 18:0021.06.2024Seminarraum BH Biosciences Vorlesung und Journal Club - Option 2
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

- Delivery of presentation slides about a scientific publication on a topic that is relevant for this lecture

- presentation of this publication in a short talk

- contribution to the discussion about the presentations and the according publications

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
31.01.2024 09:00 27.05.2024 18:00 27.05.2024 18:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
786 800 Technical Chemistry Not specified
791 800 Technical Chemistry Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge of gene regulation


  • Attendance Required!