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Course syllabus N400F1_4D - Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (FCFT - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: N400F1_4D
Course unit title: Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture10 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 12
Recommended semester/trimester: Biotechnology - doctoral (semi-compulsory), 2. year
Level of study: 3.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Students will get 12 credits for the course if they successfully pass exam.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
They have learnd about the general principles of drug discovery and development.
They know different new types of biotechnological drugs.
Students know biotechnology and medical applications of specific biotech products categories.
They understand technological procedures for the commercial production of some microbial and non microbial products (insulin, interferon, vaccines, therapeutic enzymes, blood products, monoclonal antibodies).
Course contents:
Development, production and analysis of these bioactive substances.
Using microorganisms,especially cells and bacteria for the commercial production of microbial and non microbial products.
Low-molecular secondary metabolites categoryies (antibiotics, antitumor compounds, immunomodulators).
Specific bioproduct categoryies focusing on the pharmaceutical and therapeutic properties of biopharmaceutical products (immunomodulators, therapeutic enzymes, modern vaccines, monoclonal antibodies).
Recommended or required reading:
KEEN, M. -- PONGRACZ, J. Medical Biotechnology. Edinburgh UK: Churrchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2009. 193 p. ISBN 978-0-08-045135-0.
GROVES , M. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, Taylor &Francis Group, 2006. 411 p. ISBN 978-0-8493-1873-3.
DEMAIN, A. -- DAVIES, J. Manual of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. Washington : American Society of Microbiology, 1999. 830 p. ISBN 1-55581-128-0.

WALSH, G. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology. Concepts and Applications. West Sussex UK: Wiley, 2007. 480 s. ISBN 978-0-470-01245-1.

Language of instruction: slovak and english or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 7

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Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Michal Rosenberg, PhD. (person responsible for course)
Last modification: 26. 4. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Michal Rosenberg, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 04/26/2019.

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