MOLECULAR PHARMING

MOLECULAR PHARMING

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Code
95369
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
4 credits during the 3nd year of 8756 Biotechnology (L-2) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
BIO/04
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Biotechnology)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Plants as source of active compounds. GMO and production of biological activity compounds. Characteristics of the main expression systems for the production of heterologous proteins in microorganisms, animals and plants. Stable and transient genetic transformation; Nuclear transformation; Plastidic transformation. Optimization of expression of heterologous proteins in plant systems. PGM recombinant drugs. Production of vaccines in plant systems. Plants as bioreactors for the production of active molecules. Molecular pharming and molecular farming.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Plants as source of active compounds.
GMO and production of biological activity compounds.
Characteristics of the main expression systems for the production of heterologous proteins in microorganisms, animals and plants.
Stable and transient genetic transformation; Nuclear transformation; Plastidic transformation.
Optimization of expression of heterologous proteins in plant systems.
PGM recombinant drugs.
Production of vaccines in plant systems.
Plants as bioreactors for the production of active molecules.
Molecular pharming and molecular farming.

LESSONS

ORARI

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