Seminar Details

Transgenic Animals - Micromanipulation Techniques

Target group:

Technicians and scientists interested in the generation of transgenic animals. Basic experience with eukaryotic cells and microscopy required.

Objective of seminar:

By the end of the course, participants should be able to perform microinjection into mouse zygotes as well as transfer embryonic stem cells into mouse 8-cell embryos and blastocysts using a specific micromanipulation setup.

Content of seminar:

A – Microinjection techniques for transgenic mice:

  • DNA/RNA Microinjection into zygotes
  • Embryonic stem cell transfer into blastocysts
  • Piezo-assisted stem cell transfer into 8-cell stage embryos

 B – Theoretical and practical microscopy training:

  • This part of the training will be supported by Leica Microsystems

Starting date:
2020-11-10 - 9:00 am

Finish date:
2020-11-11 - 05:00 pm

Net price:
€ 800 (Academia and PhD Student), € 1000 Industry. Course is not subject to value added tax. excl. VAT

Dr. Sandra Stobrawa

Max attendees:
max. 8 participants


EMBL Heidelberg, Germany. In cooperation with the EMBL Advanced Training Centre

Booking information

You will receive from us written confirmation of the registration and an invoice with full payment details. Upon receipt of this confirmation, the participation is binding. The number of participants of each course is limited. We recommend early registration.

Training material, lunch and refreshments are included in the course fee. Travel and hotel costs are to be borne by the participants.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of attendance.

If a seminar is cancelled by Eppendorf AG, the course fee will be refunded. Further claims are excluded.

You can cancel your registration free of charge if cancellation is made more than 6 weeks prior to the beginning of a course in writing. If you cancel within 6 weeks, a 35 % cancellation fee will be due. If you do not cancel 2 weeks prior to a course, the full fee will be due. The naming of a substitute participant
is possible.

You will receive further information on the seminar and suggested accommodation together with the confirmation.
Please refer to registration form for dates and locations of trainings.

You agree to these terms with your registration.
We reserve the right to cancel courses depending on the number of participants.

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