Course Number 0453-3388-01
Course Name Recombinant Antibodies
Academic Unit The George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences -
Dept of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology
Lecturer Prof. Itai BenharContact
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Office Hours By appointmentBuilding: Green - Biotechnology , Room: 202
Mode of Instruction Lecture
Credit Hours 2
Semester 2020/1
Day Thu
Hours 10:00-12:00
Fully online course
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Tel-Aviv University, The George-S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences Graduate School.
Course 0453338801. First Semester, Thursdays 10:15-12:00. Sherman Building room 105.

The course is a series of 13 2-hr lectures that provide an updated view of the fascinating world of Antibody Engineering.

The curriculum includes: An introduction to Antibody Engineering ? What are antibodies? why are the important biologically and commercially? why do we engineer antibodies? Antibodies structure and function: from genetic organization to 3D structure. The contribution of Bioinformatics to Antibody Engineering. Systems for antibody cloning and expression. Antibody humanization. Advanced antibody discovery approaches: transgenic animals, Display technologies, Next-generation sequencing and proteomics. Medical and Biotechnological applications of recombinant antibodies: naked and armed antibodies.

First Semester. 2 credit points.

The final grade is based on a multiple-choice exam (3 hours) containing 40 questions.

Pre - requirement: course in general Immunology

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