|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||School of Pharmacy & Molecular Sciences|
Biotechnology is usually defined as the exploitation and manipulation of biological resources to deliver commercial and social benefits. This subject is designed to cover the fundamental aspects of biotechnology including basic and advanced methods used in recombinant DNA technology, recombinant protein production in both eukaryotes and prokaryotes, molecular diagnostics, microbial production of therapeutic agents, vaccine production, bioremediation, bioreactors and regulations and patenting in biotechnology.
|BC3101 BC3102 strongly recommended|
|Prerequisites:||BC2013 AND BC2023 AND BC2024|
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 25-Aug-2011|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Patrick Schaeffer|
|Lecturers:||Professor Ludwig Lopata, <Person not found>.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (65%); assignments (20%); (15%).|
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