Molecular Marine Geobiology Lab

The "Molecular Marine Geobiology Lab" was established by Prof. Dr. Gert Wörheide using start up funding of the Juniorprofessor-Programme of the BMBF and The University of Göttingen. It became operational in February 2003. This lab is certified to the German standard "S1"and is well equipped to carry out standard PCR and cloning experiments as well as phylogenetic analyses.

Equipment in the lab includes:

  • Eppendorf Centrifuges
  • Eppendorf Thermomixer
  • Eppendorf Biophotometer
  • MJ Research PTC-200 Thermocycler w/96 Gradient & 2x48 Blocks
  • Biometra T-Persondl PCR
  • various horizontal gel rigs for Agarose gel electrophoresis
  • INTAS Gel documentation system
  • PhMeter
  • Freezers (-20°C, -80°C)
  • LiCor Sequencer (off site)
  • ABI 3100 Sequencer (off site)
  • Apple eMac plus printer
  • Apple G5


Prof. Dr. Daniel Jackson

Dr. Christina Beimforde