Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Gene transfer and recombinant protein expression in animal cells

CH-710

Lecturer(s) :

Baldi Unser Lucia
Hacker David

Language:

English

Frequency

Every 2 years

Remarque

Next time: Fall 2018

Summary

Recombinant proteins synthesized by animal cells are becoming increasingly important in the prevention and treatment of disease.- The objective of the course is to provide an overview of this process, from vector design strategies to industrial manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals.

Content

Animal cell biology : (i) Cell growth and division, (ii) Transcription and translation (iii) Protein processing.
Subjects discussed in class could include:
History of animal cell technology

Note

Next sesssion Spring 2018

Keywords

recombinant protein, mammalian cells, cell culture, gene expression, transfection.

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Basic cell biology

In the programs

Reference week

 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
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  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German