Cell Culturing

Credits: 3Catalog #10007123

Covers the basic techniques of plant and animal cell culture. Plant unit includes media preparation isolation of explants and establishment of callus from suspension cultures, growth factor bioassays, regeneration of whole plants from tissue and plant genetic engineering techniques. Mammalian cell unit includes media preparation, maintenance of cultured cells, transfection of cultured cells, cloning, monoclonal antibody production, and ELISA assays. Lab included. Prerequisite: 10-007-115 or consent of instructor.

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Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisite: Biotech Lab Skills, 10007103, and General Cell Biology, 10007115; or admittance into Biotechnology Post-baccalaureate Certificate or Biointensive Certificate

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Class #30785
Fall 2015-2016 Aug 31 2015 -
Dec 14 2015
12:30 PM-1:20 PM
Tubon, Thomas C  In Person Number on Wait List: 4


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Dec 14 2015
12:30 PM-3:20 PM


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Dec 18 2015
1:30 PM-3:20 PM


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Dec 18 2015
1:30 PM-3:20 PM