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BTEC 620 Biotechnology Laboratory 1 (4 credits)

Offered by: Parasitology (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Biotechnology : Practical training in contemporary methods of molecular and cellular biology. Intended for students with background in molecular biology, biochemistry, or a related area, who are already familiar with theoretical principles of recombinant DNA technologies. Topics include: polymerase chain reaction (PCR), methods for gene cloning and mutagenesis, eukaryotic and prokaryotic gene expression systems, protein purification and methods of eukaryotic cell culture.

Terms: Fall 2014

Instructors: A Paula Ribeiro (Fall)

  • one 8-hour lab per week
  • The fee of $1026.00 is used to support the cost of chemical reagents, kits, disposables and minor equipment necessary to run this hands-on laboratory course