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7.37j/10441j Molecular & Engineering Aspects of Biotechnology




The materials and information for this class can be found on Stellar.


Course Description


Biological and bioengineering principles for utilization of animal cells and bacteria for production of recombinant protein products:

  • post-translational processing and secretion of proteins;
  • gene cloning and expression in mammalian cells;
  • physiology of cell growth and in vitro cultivation;
  • bioreactor design;
  • protein recovery and purification;
  • site-specific mutation of proteins;
  • transgenic animals and plants.