BIO-701 / 2 crédits

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

Langue: Anglais

Remark: Every year


Every year


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.



This course  will take place in autumn 2023, from September to December 2023, room AI 1153.

Taking place every Tuesdays from 3 to 5pm.

Max. 20 participants. To register, please send an email to


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


Moodle Link

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