Science of Biotech 101 (December 2021)

Dec 06, 2021 - Dec 09, 2021

Online

Posted by Massachusetts Biotechnology Education Foundation

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Description

Science of Biotech 101 is designed for the non-scientist. The class acts as a survey of the basic biological processes that are foundational to the biopharma and life sciences industry. Participants will apply their new understanding of basic cell and molecular biology to the work of life sciences companies that research and develop therapies and products to improve lives, enhance agriculture, and decrease the dependence on fossil fuels.

Schedule

  1. Monday, December 6th, 2021 9:00-11:30 AM EST
  2. Wednesday, December 8th, 2021 9:00-11:30 AM EST
  3. Thursday, December 9th, 2021 9:00-11:30 AM EST

Agenda

Session 1:  Introductions Industry Overview The Raw Materials of Biotechnology: Protein and Cells Industry Applications: The Raw Materials of Biotechnology: DNA
 
Session 2: Molecular Biology: From DNA to Protein Genetics: Chromosomes, Genes and Genomes Industry Applications
 
Session 3: Genetic Engineering The Immune System Industry Applications: Mitigating Disease
Online

Register here.

Member Rate applies for MassBio Member Company, Other State Bioscience Association Member Company, MassCONNECT Company, or Unemployed Individual

Description

Science of Biotech 101 is designed for the non-scientist. The class acts as a survey of the basic biological processes that are foundational to the biopharma and life sciences industry. Participants will apply their new understanding of basic cell and molecular biology to the work of life sciences companies that research and develop therapies and products to improve lives, enhance agriculture, and decrease the dependence on fossil fuels.

Schedule

  1. Monday, December 6th, 2021 9:00-11:30 AM EST
  2. Wednesday, December 8th, 2021 9:00-11:30 AM EST
  3. Thursday, December 9th, 2021 9:00-11:30 AM EST

Agenda

Session 1:  Introductions Industry Overview The Raw Materials of Biotechnology: Protein and Cells Industry Applications: The Raw Materials of Biotechnology: DNA
 
Session 2: Molecular Biology: From DNA to Protein Genetics: Chromosomes, Genes and Genomes Industry Applications
 
Session 3: Genetic Engineering The Immune System Industry Applications: Mitigating Disease

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