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Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2017-18 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIT 225 - Special Topics In Biotechnology


Intensive course focusing on topics necessary for the understanding of the biotechnology industry. Topics may include Aseptic fill, validation, and protein purification. Focus will be on knowledge of sterilization and Aseptic technique, protein peptide formulation, lyophilization process and storage stability. Validation issues will deal with practical application of validation principles for the biotechnology industry, drug approval process, validation monitoring and regulations. In protein purification, the students will have an overview of techniques used in purification; different procedures in chromatography; affinity ion exchange, absorption, high resolution liquid chromatography (HPLC), etc.

Prerequisite(s): Completion of BIO 240, BIT 150 and BIT 155.

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