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Voltar para Industrial Biotechnology

Comentários e feedback de alunos de Industrial Biotechnology da instituição Universidade de Manchester

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Sobre o curso

Fossil fuels have been the primary energy source for society since the Industrial Revolution. They provide the raw material for the manufacture of many everyday products that we take for granted, including pharmaceuticals, food and drink, materials, plastics and personal care. As the 21st century progresses we need solutions for the manufacture of chemicals that are smarter, more predictable and more sustainable. Industrial biotechnology is changing how we manufacture chemicals and materials, as well as providing us with a source of renewable energy. It is at the core of sustainable manufacturing processes and an attractive alternative to traditional manufacturing technologies to commercially advance and transform priority industrial sectors yielding more and more viable solutions for our environment in the form of new chemicals, new materials and bioenergy. This course will cover the key enabling technologies that underpin biotechnology research including enzyme discovery and engineering, systems and synthetic biology and biochemical and process engineering. Much of this material will be delivered through lectures to ensure that you have a solid foundation in these key areas. We will also consider the wider issues involved in sustainable manufacturing including responsible research innovation and bioethics. In the second part of the course we will look at how these technologies translate into real world applications which benefit society and impact our everyday lives. This will include input from our industry stakeholders and collaborators working in the pharmaceutical, chemicals and biofuels industries. By the end of this course you will be able to: 1. Understand enzymatic function and catalysis. 2. Explain the technologies and methodologies underpinning systems and synthetic biology. 3. Explain the diversity of synthetic biology application and discuss the different ethical and regulatory/governance challenges involved in this research. 4. Understand the principles and role of bioprocessing and biochemical engineering in industrial biotechnology. 5. Have an informed discussion of the key enabling technologies underpinning research in industrial biotechnology 6. Give examples of industrial biotechnology products and processes and their application in healthcare, agriculture, fine chemicals, energy and the environment....

Melhores avaliações


5 de mar de 2021

Great course. Im a chemical engineering, applying for master's in Chemical Biotechnology. This course really helped in understanding the basics of this amazing field. Thanks guys. Humans are awesome.


28 de abr de 2020

Very informative and very well organised course and it really helped me provide a good insight into the world of Biotechnology, the applications in the health sector and its potential in the future.

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por Aparna T

21 de mai de 2020

Lectures were superb, understanding and convenient

por Rahmi A I D M

18 de dez de 2020

It is very great, helpfull, and also informative.

por rakesh p

15 de mar de 2018

this is really helpful for me for extra study

por Anisha D

17 de mai de 2020

Easy to understand and gain more knowledge.

por Vaishali S

9 de mai de 2020

Course is nice and engagement is awesome.

por Priti H

5 de mai de 2020

Great lectures and learning opportunities

por Tejaswini R

9 de abr de 2020

Nice experience in learning new concepts

por Mario L

6 de abr de 2022

Audio quality wasn^t always that good.

por Deleted A

23 de mai de 2020

i thankful for such a amazing course

por Andrea T I

15 de jan de 2021

Excellent course. I learnd to much.

por ahmed n m e

26 de ago de 2020

thank it was very fruitful content

por RIMI J

3 de jul de 2021

it was worth. i enjoyed learning.


7 de jun de 2020

It was very much helpful course.

por Prince F

2 de nov de 2017

it an educative course. I luv it

por Proma S

18 de jul de 2020

it was informative and precise

por Pooja K

4 de ago de 2020

Very helpful and informative.

por Lisseth S R B

18 de ago de 2020

No me llega el certificado.

por Dr. R R E

21 de out de 2017

Good and informative course

por diksha k

16 de mai de 2020

Very informative course!!

por Alexander M Q

5 de fev de 2022

Es un curso muy completo

por Dr m k

11 de abr de 2020

it was nice to read

por Andrés C

26 de ago de 2021

Very illustrative

por Deleted A

16 de mai de 2020

Very good course

por Mohammed N

4 de mai de 2020

very good course