Topic outline

  • General


  • CHAPTER 1: INDUSTRIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY

    1.1 Biotechnology

    1.2 Applications of biotechnology

    1.3 Industrial Biotechnology

    1.4 Career prospects

    1.5 Important skills required in biotechnology

  • CHAPTER 2: INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY

    2.1 Introduction
    2.2 The microorganisms
    2.3 The fermentation medium
    2.4 The fermentation
    2.5 Fermenter
    2.6 Product developement steps
    2.7 Product of Industrial Microbiology
    2.8 Environmental role of microorganisms

  • CHAPTER 3: INDUSTRIAL CELL BIOLOGY

    3.1 Mammalian cell culture
    3.2 Applications of mammalian cell
    3.3 Types of cell cultured in vitro
    3.4 Morphology of cell in culture
    3.5 Culturing mammalian cell in the laboratory

  • CHAPTER 4: BIOMATERIALS

    4.1 Introduction
    4.2 Classes of biomaterials
    4.3 Applications of biomaterials
    4.4 Characteristics of biomaterials
    4.5 Development of biomaterial devices
    4.6 Examples of biomaterials

  • CHAPTER 5: BIOSENSOR

    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Major components of biosensor
    5.3 Working principle of biosensor
    5.4 Characteristics of a good biosensor
    5.5 Applications of biosensor

  • CHAPTER 6: OMICS TECHNOLOGY AND BIOINFORMATICS

    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Genomics
    6.3 Transcriptomics
    6.4 Proteomics
    6.5 Metabolomics
    6.6 Bioinformatics

  • CHAPTER 7: AGRICULTURE BIOTECHNOLOGY

    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Plant tissue culture
    7.3 Genetically Modified Plant
    7.4 Animal cloning
    7.5 Genetically modified animal

  • CHAPTER 8: HEALTHCARE BIOTECHNOLOGY

    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Biopharming
    8.3 Models of Human Disease
    8.4 Detecting and Diagnosing Human Disease
    8.5 Monoclonal Antibodies
    8.6 Gene Therapy
    8.7 Tissue engeneering
    8.8 Stem Cell Technologies
    8.9 Therapeutic cloning

  • CHAPTER 9: BIOETHIC AND BIOSAFETY

    9.1 Bioethic
    9.2 Biosafety

  • CHAPTER 10: INTELECTUAL PROPERTIES AWARENESS

    10.1 Patent
    10.2 Copyright
    10.3 Trademark
    10.4 Licence