The one-day BioBriefing course provides a concise overview of the key concepts of modern biology and an introduction to the technology and terminology used in the biotech and medical device industries. Classes are specifically geared toward the non-science professional who needs to better understand industry terminology, science, techniques and issues.
Become more instrumental in your company's success by understanding the science and technology driving the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. Be more strategic in your relationship-building by knowing who the industry players are and how they interact. Learn from credentialed BioTech Primer instructors that have the skill and experience to teach executives with a wide variety of non-science backgrounds in an engaging environment.
Industry Overview 9:00 - 10:00
Industry Sectors: Healthcare, Agriculture, Industry & Environment
Biology: The Basis of Biotech 10:00 - 10:30
Cell Structure & Function
Activity: DNA Isolation & Extraction
Break 10:30 - 10:45
DNA: Biotech's Blueprint 10:45 - 11:30
DNA Structure & Function
Chromosomes & Genes
How DNA Codes for Proteins
Protein Structure & Function
Genetic Variation: The Future of Medicine 11:30 - 12:30
Genetic Variation and Disease
Activity: Genetic Variation Taste Test
Lunch 12:30 - 1:15
Genetic Engineering 1:15 - 2:00
Genetically Engineered Cells
Recombinant Proteins Therapeutics (Biologics)
Antibodies: The Key to Research & Therapeutics 2:00 - 2:45
How Antibodies Are Made
Biotech & Therapeutic Applications of Antibodie
Break 2:45 -3:00
Drug Discovery & Drug Development 3:00 -4:15
Rational Drug Discovery
Target Identification & Validation
Drug Development Timeline
Preclinical & Clinical Trials
Deliverables: A reference manual containing all of the slides used in the class, additional scientific
information and glossary of biotech terms. Lunch will be served.
Refund Policy: We do not refund purchases. However, if you cannot attend, you may send someone from your organization in your place.
Sunday, September 22, 2013 11:45 p.m.
4510 Executive Drive, Plaza 7
San Diego, California 92121
Questions? Contact Heather Bergan at 410.377.4429 x 33 orBergan@BiotechPrimerInc.com