This course provides theoretical and hands-on training in the advanced skills
needed by a biotechnologist, including ELISA assays, protein identification and
purification, visible and UV spectrophotometry, DNA cloning, and recombinant
protein expression. The use of bioinformatics databases, data evaluation and
data analysis will be emphasized. Lecture: 3 hours per week. Laboratory: 3
hours per week. Prerequisite: A grade of ‘C’ or better in Basic Techniques in
Biotechnology, CHE* 121, and BIO* 121.