BTEC 21A Mammalian Cell Culture (2)
Lec-36, lab-18 (total hrs), field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
Introduction to techniques for culturing mammalian cells, including media preparation, sterile technique, freezing, thawing, subculturing, and maintaining cells. Theory includes the selection of media, maintaining sterile conditions, preventing contamination, as well as cellular responses to DNA damage and gene expression. Practical experience includes the proper use and care of equipment for culturing cells.