Biotech Primer Institute

Biotech 101: The Science That Drives Biotech

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67 min | Assessment: 20 min
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Biotech 101: The Science That Drives Biotech provides an overview of the science and technology used to enable discovery and the processes scientists use to discover new therapeutics.  This is the first part of a 3 part series: Biotech 101, 201 and 301.

Biotechnology Is
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Define Biotechnology

Cells
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Draw a basic cell structure and label the organelles
2. Explain the function of each organelle

DNA
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Draw a DNA structure
2. Explain the function of DNA

Proteins
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Understand how cells convert genes into proteins
2. Understand the correlation between protein structure and protein function

Mutations & Genetic Variation
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Understand the causes and types of DNA mutations
2. Understand how genetic variation can cause disease

Personalized Medicine
At the end of this section you will be able to:
1. Understand how genetic variation influences diagnosing and treating disease
2. Understand how genetic variation applies to personalized medicine

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