Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Course syllabus N400B3_4D - Biosynthesis and Transformation of Metabolites (FCFT - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)
|University:||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology|
|Course unit code:||N400B3_4D|
|Course unit title:||Biosynthesis and Transformation of Metabolites|
|Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits:||Exam-PhD (12 credits)|
|-Microorganisms as metabolites producers. Relationships between primary and secondary metabolisms, mechanisms of regulation, overproduction of metabolites. Industrial mikrobiology.
-Substrates and nutrition in biotechnological processes, waste utilization, new trends in fermentation and isolation procedures.
-Microbial production of organic acids by filamentous fungi, the specifics of working with filamentous fungi. Bacterial producers of organic acids.
-Fermentation technics, possibilities of improvement of the current technologies, immobilization of the cells (enzymes) and continualisation of the process. Preparation of amino acids, biopolymers and solvents.
-Biotransformations - principles and procedures for the preparation of metabolites. Preparation of carbohydrates, polyols, sterols, alkaloids and bioflavours.
-The microbial biomass-disintegration, stabilization, purification techniques for the isolation of metabolites and cellular components.
Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 04/26/2019.