10.538 Advanced Separations in Biotechnology

Advanced Separations in Biotechnology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 30314
Status Active

This course provides in depth analysis of the two methods used most often in Bioseparations, filtration and chromatography. For both techniques, basic concepts are reviewed. Membrane, depth, sterile and tangential flow filtration, as well as ion exchange, hydrophobic interaction, and hydroxyapetite chromatography are considered. The emphasis for both methods is on specific applications, scale-up, validation and cleaning