INSTRUCTOR: Amy Prevost, Ph.D., Director, Scientific Courses

SCHEDULE: Training will consist of a half-day of training combining lecture with lab demonstrations with discussion, from 9:00am – 12:30pm. Please see our recommendations for preparation.



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. A laboratory demonstration of genetic transformation using a reporter gene augments and solidifies the knowledge gained in lectures and discussions. Specific objectives may vary depending on the individual or group’s interests. These sessions may also be structured to be at an intermediate or advanced level.