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.