Course TitleINTRODUCTION TO BIOTECHNOLOGY
DescriptionIn this hands-on laboratory course students are introduced to the scientific method, key biotechnology methodologies , and data analysis through their participation in an ongoing molecular research project(s) conducted by the Biotechnology Program called the "Grand Project". The research and training emphasis will be on gene structure and function and the analysis of gene expression using the electrophoresis based methodologies : Western-, Northern-, and Southern-blot hybridization analysis . Students will also be introduced to mammalian cell culture and the select ion of cell lines to meet research purposes . In addition, this course w ill place considerable emphasis on the teaching of bio ethics. Co-requisites: CH 110, BI 110
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(Assistance May be available) 1. Video Conferencing Platform (Remotely taught courses only) 2. Learning Management System (LMS) Requirements 3. Technology Requirements
SemesterFall 2021
ClassBT 101-010
Class No1147
Class TitleINTRODUCTION TO BIOTECHNOLOGY
InstructorSingh,Nirmal
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