BTEC 21B Fluorescent Cell Technology (2)
Lec-36, lab-18 (total hrs), field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
P/NP Available
PREREQ.: BTEC 21 or 21A
Introduction to advanced techniques in the study of normal and mutant tissue culture cells including organelle visualization with various fluorophores, transfection with fluorescent markers, and immunostaining. In depth coverage of the theory behind and use of fluorescent microscopy and current research methods using fluorescent technology, including apoptosis assays and immunohistochemistry, DNA microarrays and FACS analysis.