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Course syllabus 426B1_4I - Cell Cultures (FCFT - WS 2020/2021)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: 426B1_4I
Course unit title: Cell Cultures
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: -- item not defined --
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Aquirement least 56% in the examen.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Basis and techniques of isolation, characterization, cultivation and practical applications of animal and plant cell cultures.
Course contents:
The basic terminology, history, definition of cell, tissue and organ cultures.Biology of cell cultures. Growth enviroment and culture requirement. Primary culture, subculture, cell line, cell strain, cell clone. Organotypic and histotypic culture: Cell interaction and phenotypic expression. Practical applications of cell cultures - viability, cytotoxicity, genotoxicity, gene expression, gene therapy and recombinant preparation. Proteins production - vaccine production, production of cell surface antigens, immunological regulators, hormones, enzymes and growt factors. Animal cells as the products – recombinant, hybridoma and steam cell. Applications of produced cells, production of pharmaceutical and medicinal products, cell transplantation, cloning. Production and transplantation of cells, tissue and organs. The application of cell culture methods for preparation of biological replacement of human skin and cartilage. Tissue engineering.. Plant cell cultures.
Recommended or required reading:
JANTOVÁ, S. -- BAKOŠ, D. Bunkové kúltúry a tkanivové inžinierstvo. Bratislava: Nakladateľstvo STU, 2009. 127 p. ISBN 978-80-227-3204-8.
JANTOVÁ, S. Viabilita, proliferácia a smrť buniek kultivovaných v in vitro podmienkach. Bratislava: Nakladateľstvo STU, 2011. 60 p. ISBN 978-80-227-3464-6.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 309

37,2 %17,8 %15,5 %9,7 %17,2 %2,6 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Soňa Jantová, CSc. (person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 20. 5. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Soňa Jantová, CSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 05/20/2019.

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