GSMS Course Registration

All GSMS courses

Only GSMS PhD students (including BCN PhD students) can participate in these courses. Use your P-number to register (ask your Personnel Office).

For registration please go to Upcoming courses.

Course: Microbiological Safety

The course covers the following topics: general manual skills and techniques relevant to the isolation of (potentially) pathogenic micro-organisms; extinction rate of bacteria outside a culture; disinfection and sterilization; escape by contamination and aerosols; checking for cleanliness; working in a safety cabinet; and applying for a permit for genetic modification. Some theoretical background will be provided as well as a summary of Dutch legislation on genetic modification.

EC (without exam)


Course coordinator

  • B.L. (Barry-Lee) Waarts



Target Groups

  • PhD students

Contact person

B.L. Waarts,

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