Biotech Primer Institute

Antibodies

30 STUDENTS ENROLLED

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Course Running Time:
52 min | Assessment: 20 min
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Antibodies examines the versatile role of antibodies in current biotechnology applications. Starting with an overview of antibody structure, function, and their role in the human immune system, the course then takes an in-depth look at methods of antibody production for biotech applications and at specific examples of antibodies used in research, therapeutic, and diagnostic applications.

Antibody Structure & Function
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. List the general functions of antibodies
2. Describe how and why the antibody-antigen interaction occurs
3. Label the variable and constant regions of an antibody and know their importance

Antibody Role in Immune System
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Define epitope and explain the importance of an epitope
2. List the steps of antibody production in the immune system

Antibody Production
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. List the steps of antibody production in the lab
2. Compare and contrast polyclonal and monoclonal antibody production and uses
3. Explain how antibodies are humanized and why this is crucial
4. List the steps of engineering antibodies by phage display

Antibodies Uses in Biotech
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Describe how antibodies are used in therapeutics and diagnostics

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