Production of Therapeutic Proteins

Course Coordinator

ECTS points:
3

Program:
diplomski

Course number:
53608

Course Description

COURSE CONTENT

  • In silico drug design
  • Therapeutic proteins – biotechnology and analytics
  • Therapeutic proteins – production
  • Therapeutic proteins – legal aspects

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • categorise groups of therapeutic proteins
  • describe mechanism of action of discussed therapeutic proteins
  • describe technology and process used for production of therapeutic proteins, extraction, purification and subsequent characterisation
  • compare existing legislation regarding production, testing and release of biopharmaceuticals in the USA, EU and Croatia
  • define foundations of Good Manufacturing Practice and rules implemented in Croatia
  • describe validation of the manufacturing process and quality control mechanisms
  • analyse protein structures and use them for computer-aided drug design