Tanja Rahn

Technical assistant
Research Division 3: Marine Ecology
Research Unit: Marine Symbioses

Room: DW-312
phone: +49 431 600-4489
Fax: +49 431 600-4482
Email: trahn(at)geomar.de

Düsternbrooker Weg 20 - D-24105 Kiel

laboratory activity / methods

  • microbiology: incl. isolation and cultivation of different bacteria, preparation of different media (especially for anaerobic phototrophic bacteria), different methods for strain characterization
  • molecular biology: incl. identification of microorganism and specific gene cluster  (e.g. NRPS, PKS, photosynthesis), DNA extraction, PCR amplification, gel electrophorese, sequence analysis
  • chemistry: incl. culture extraction, rotatory evaporator, HPLC analysis, thin layer chromatography, bioactivity test, calculating and research with mass data
  • lab management: incl. ordering competence, operation and support for different laboratory equipment/ machines