Services & Facilities

The Gene Expression Facility is equipped and experienced with qRT-PCR analysis. We offer analysis and service for any type of qRT-PCR related projects, starting with nucleic acid isolation, sample quality control, cDNA synthesis, experimental design, execution of the experiments, data analysis and data storage.​​​


  • Comprehensive qRT-PCR proficiency
  • Professional support, teaching, and training
  • High throughput screening and large-scale data analysis
  • Experimental design and assay development


  • Agilent Bioanalyzer
  • Thermo Scientific NanoDrop One
  • Roche Light Cycler 96


* joined first author # joined corresponding author


Yoko Arai, Jeremy N. Pulvers, Christiane Haffner, Britta Schilling, Ina Nüsslein, Federico Calegari, Wieland B. Huttner
Neural stem and progenitor cells shorten S-phase on commitment to neuron production.
Nat Commun, 2 Art. No. 154 (2011)
Open Access   DOI


Alex T. Kalinka✳︎, Karolina M Varga✳︎, Dave T. Gerrard, Stephan Preibisch, David L. Corcoran, Julia Jarrells, Uwe Ohler, Casey M. Bergman, Pavel Tomancak
Gene expression divergence recapitulates the developmental hourglass model.
Nature, 468(7325) 811-814 (2010)