BPT-148
Biotechnology Methods I
3 Credit Hours

This is an introduction to commonly utilized laboratory equipment and methods. Topics include media and solution preparation, instrument care and calibration, laboratory mathematics, record keeping, GMP/GLP regulations, and methods for isolating and purifying important biological molecules. This class will provide students with the background necessary for subsequent Biotechnology courses. One semester high school biology and chemistry or concurrent enrollment is recommended. Concurrent enrollment in BPT-149 Biotechnology Methods I Lab is highly recommended. Three hours lecture.