UE Biotechnologies, products and processes

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The course gives a view on the state of the art for all kind of biotechnologies: science, technology, industrial applications, commercialization, possible ethical questions. Half of the course consists in lectures:  microbial biotechnology (metabolisms, metabolites, proteins), production of therapeutic glycoproteins and of oligosaccharides, plant biotechnology, animal biotechnology, processes. The other half corresponds to journal clubs: students present critical analysis of experimental results based on a publication, and must develop their ability to propose new experiments or development based on the reading of a scientific paper about some biotechnology project. Students also have to write a case study concerning a commercialised product or process.

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Langue(s) : Anglais