Microbiology & Molecular Biology Lab

The microbiology & molecular biology laboratory is currently equipped with all facilities to carry out DNA extractions, polymerase chain reactions (PCR) and gel electrophoresis. Current research includes the biodiversity and functions of cryophilic microbiomes with the focus on snow and ice algal communities. Details can be found here.

  • PCR Workstation - AirClean Systems AC600
  • Thermal PCR Cycler - Bio-Rad T100
  • DNA & RNA Extraction Kits - MoBio Laboratories
  • Easycast Gel Electrophoresis Chamber - Thermo Scientific
  • PowerPac Basic for Gel Electrophoresis - Bio-Rad
  • Qubit 2.0 Fluorometer - Invitrogen
  • MySpin6 Centrifuge - Thermo Scientific
  • MiniSpin Centrifuge - Eppendorf
  • Thermo-Shaker - Grant-Bio
  • Bioclave 16 Autoclave - Benchmark Scientific
  • CX100 Cryogenic Shipper - Taylor Wharton (2x)

 

 

 

Contact

Matthias Winkel
Scientist
Dr. Matthias Winkel
Interface Geochemistry
Telegrafenberg
Building C, Room 227
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-27505
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