BIO-701 / 2 crédits

Enseignant(s): Hacker David, Pojer Florence, Abriata Luciano Andres, Lau Kelvin Ka Ching

Langue: Anglais

Remark: Every year


Frequency

Every year

Summary

Cultivated animal cells are important hosts for the production of recombinant proteins for biochemical and structural studies and for use as therapeutics. The course will provide an overview of the methods for the production and characterization of recombinant proteins from animal cells.

Content

Note

Next session for this course : autumn 2021, from 21st September to 21st December, room AI 1153.

Taking place every Tuesdays from 3 to 5pm, depending on the COVID sanitary situation by then.

Max. 15 participants. To register, please send an email to edms@epfl.ch

Keywords

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

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic cell biology

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Explain (i.e. comprehend) technologies discussed in course
  • Interpret in a critical way data generated with these technologies

Assessment methods

Oral presentation

Dans les plans d'études

  • Nombre de places: 15
  • Forme de l'examen: Exposé (session libre)
  • Matière examinée: Recombinant protein expression in animal cells for applications in medicine and structural biology
  • Cours: 28 Heure(s)

Semaine de référence