Course Description

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsHours
5105033 Special Topics in Molecular Cell Biology 3.0 3
Description This course discusses the principle and applications of cell culture and molecular biology. The course covers the following topics: (1) characteristics of microbial, plant, insect, and mammalian cells; (2) cell culture in bioreactors, including descriptions of bioreactor types, operation modes, bioreactor kinetics, and instrumentation and control; (3) expression of foreign genes in various cell systems; (4) case studies, such as production of monoclonal antibody, biopolymers, and gene therapy vectors.