INSTRUCTOR: Amy Prevost, Ph.D., Director, Scientific Courses
SCHEDULE: Training will consist of one full day (9:00am – 3:00pm) of training combining discussion and lecture with hands-on experience.
COURSE FEE: $250
CONTENT: This practical course is for non-scientists who are interested in gaining an understanding of molecular biology-based concepts and techniques that drive the biotechnology industry. Hands-on exploration solidifies and augments knowledge gained in lecture and discussion. Specific objectives may vary depending on individual or group interest. These sessions may also be structured to be at an intermediate or advanced level.
|Understanding the genetic basis
|Amplify genes associated with the
|Exposure to antigen and antibody
|Test antibodies in the lab to
try to detect antigen
|Epigenetics||Use restriction enzymes to
identify tags on DNA that impact
how genes are used
|Future directions in human health||Talk about what’s in our future for
disease detection and treatment