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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Trends in Biotechnology - D319021
Title: Současné trendy v biotechnologii
Guaranteed by: Department of Biotechnology (319)
Faculty: Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology
Actual: from 2015
Semester: both
Points: 0
E-Credits: 0
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/0, other [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Note: can be fulfilled in the future
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc.
Is interchangeable with: AP319005, P319005
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc. (04.04.2014)
The course is devoted to the latest knowledge, which are applied in biotechnological processes for the production of fine chemicals, renewable energy, biologically active substances (pharmaceutical products), as well as in medical biotechnology and biotechnology in environmental protection. Great emphasis is placed on individual work with each student, which allows obtaining wide knowledge in the field of biotechnology directly related to the student's expected professions.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc. (04.04.2014)

Student will be able to:

choose the correct experimental approach for obtaining the requisite data for the realization of industrial bioprocess

based on the available experimental data suggest / improve biotechnological process

assess the benefits and risks of existing or planned biotechnological processes

Literature -
Last update: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc. (14.10.2015)

Z: Moo-Young M., Comprehensive Biotechnology, 2nd edition, 2011, Elsevier, 978-0-08-088504-9

Z: Rehm, H. J. and Reed, G., Biotechnology. a multi-volume comprehensive treatise, 2nd edition, 12 vols., 1994 - 2006, Weinheim VCH, 3-527-28311-0

Learning resources
Last update: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc. (04.04.2014)


Syllabus -
Last update: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc. (04.04.2014)

Development of culture media and biological agent industrial production of biologically active compounds (microbial, plant and animal cell parts thereof, enzymes).

Unit operations and control of biotechnological processes.

Design of biotechnological systems.

Economy of biotechnological processes.

Case studies (production of fine chemicals, secondary metabolites, biopharmaceuticals, enzymes, polymers, diagnostic specimens, etc..).

Registration requirements - Czech
Last update: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc. (04.04.2014)

žádné nejsou

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Masák Jan prof. Ing. CSc. (04.04.2014)

seminar work

oral examination

Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Report from individual projects 30
Oral examination 50