Apr 24, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

BIT 250 - Advanced Techniques In Biotechnology


Course Description: A hands-on course designed to improve and refine basic techniques and to learn new state-of-the-art methods, currently used by the biotechnology industry. A fundamental knowledge will be given for the proper understanding of these methods. Topics include: hybridoma, selection isolation, cloning, dilution, chromatography, protein extraction and characterization of mammalian cells: ELISA, HPLC, use of fermentor and Bioreactor. 2 lecture hours/5 laboratory hours
Prerequisite(s): Certificate in Biotechnology or permission of course instructor.
Note(s): N/A

Course Student Learning Outcomes:
  •  Perform upstream and downstream processing techniques used in the biotech industry
  •  Distinguish among the various protein purification and assay techniques
  •  Refine cooperative interpersonal work skills and practices 

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