UE Biotechnology, products and processes

Degrees incorporating this pedagocial element :


- Introduction: 5000 years of biotechs; what are biotechs; monosodium glutamate as an example

-       Microbial biotechnologies: metabolisms, metabolites, proteins

-       Processes

-       Production of therapeutic glycoproteins

-       Production of oligosaccharides

-       Plant biotechnologies

-       Animal biotechnologies

Targeted skills

- Knowledge of the state of  the art for all kind of biotechnologies (red, white, green): science,  technology, industrial applications, commercialization, possible ethical questions

- critical analysis of experimental results (journal club)

- ability to propose new experiments or development after reading a scientific paper about some  biotechnology project