BTEC 102 Bioreactor Technology (2.5)
Lec-34, lab-34 (total hrs), field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
P/NP Available
PREREQ.: BIO 11 or BTEC 10
Skills needed to serve as a technician in biotechnology production. Students grow and monitor bacterial and yeast cultures emulating the large-scale production used in industry. Cleaning, sterilization, aseptic inoculation, operation, and monitoring of fermenters and bioreactors. Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) will be emphasized.