Glimpse into the Institute

Here you will find short films that give you a glimpse into our research in action. Keep visiting.

Adipocyte Differentiation

Differentiation of adipocytes (fat cells) to study lipid metabolism

Fruit fly flipping

Transferring fruit flies into new food vials

Cell culture

Maintaining a cell line

Gel Electrophoresis

A standard method for the separation and analysis of macromolecules (DNA, RNA and proteins)

Fruit fly larvae sorting

Sorting fruit fly larvae and transferring them to new food plates 

Zebrafish microinjection

Microinjection in the model organism Zebrafish (danio rerio) to analyse gene function

Fruit Fly Sorting

Sorting of fruit flies (Drosophila melanogaster) by phenotype