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Fossil fuels have been the primary energy source for society since the Industrial Revolution. They provide the raw material for the manufacture of many everyday products that we take for granted, including pharmaceuticals, food and drink, materials, plastics and personal care. As the 21st century progresses we need solutions for the manufacture of chemicals that are smarter, more predictable and more sustainable. Industrial biotechnology is changing how we manufacture chemicals and materials, as well as providing us with a source of renewable energy. It is at the core of sustainable manufacturing processes and an attractive alternative to traditional manufacturing technologies to commercially advance and transform priority industrial sectors yielding more and more viable solutions for our environment in the form of new chemicals, new materials and bioenergy. This course will cover the key enabling technologies that underpin biotechnology research including enzyme discovery and engineering, systems and synthetic biology and biochemical and process engineering. Much of this material will be delivered through lectures to ensure that you have a solid foundation in these key areas. We will also consider the wider issues involved in sustainable manufacturing including responsible research innovation and bioethics. In the second part of the course we will look at how these technologies translate into real world applications which benefit society and impact our everyday lives. This will include input from our industry stakeholders and collaborators working in the pharmaceutical, chemicals and biofuels industries. By the end of this course you will be able to: 1. Understand enzymatic function and catalysis. 2. Explain the technologies and methodologies underpinning systems and synthetic biology. 3. Explain the diversity of synthetic biology application and discuss the different ethical and regulatory/governance challenges involved in this research. 4. Understand the principles and role of bioprocessing and biochemical engineering in industrial biotechnology. 5. Have an informed discussion of the key enabling technologies underpinning research in industrial biotechnology 6. Give examples of industrial biotechnology products and processes and their application in healthcare, agriculture, fine chemicals, energy and the environment....

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5 de mar. de 2021

Great course. Im a chemical engineering, applying for master's in Chemical Biotechnology. This course really helped in understanding the basics of this amazing field. Thanks guys. Humans are awesome.


28 de abr. de 2020

Very informative and very well organised course and it really helped me provide a good insight into the world of Biotechnology, the applications in the health sector and its potential in the future.

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2 de feb. de 2022

Excellent course and very good information.

por Chalani H

28 de ago. de 2021

Very useful course for Biotechnology field.

por BORA K Y

1 de ago. de 2021

I learned a lot of things from this course.

por Dilip K T

19 de may. de 2020

Very informative. I learned with hard work.

por Julian A P G

24 de abr. de 2021

unos videos no cuentan con el mejor audio.


24 de may. de 2020

Very Crude Subject with great explanation.

por Suraj B

20 de sep. de 2021

Deep learning and easily understandable .

por Gracesuganthi J

7 de jun. de 2021

I gained a lot in this module and enjoyed

por Rajesh K S

10 de jun. de 2020

It is very good course and i learned lot


26 de sep. de 2020


por Tony C

12 de ago. de 2020

this course is great. thanks to coursera

por Nikhil G N

17 de jun. de 2020

Nice presentations. Interesting quizzes.

por Wendy M A M

11 de jun. de 2020

This course was quite useful. Thank you.


30 de may. de 2020

I get most of knowledge from this course

por NEHA S

27 de may. de 2020

It was very helpful.

Thank you, everyone.

por Ankit K

9 de oct. de 2019

But I Am Not Receiving My Result Mail's.

por shava s

27 de oct. de 2021

​this course is great to gain knowledge

por Anivarya R

14 de jun. de 2020

Very helpful and detailed explanantion.

por Dr. S J M

9 de may. de 2020

The course was interesting and helpful.

por Firoz T

19 de jun. de 2022

very good course and full of knowledge

por João V R P

22 de feb. de 2021

Muito bom, vale muito fazer esse curso

por Nitesh K P

1 de sep. de 2019

It is very interesting and informative


21 de may. de 2022

Amazing and Industry oriented course.

por Valeria L M G

12 de feb. de 2021

Excellent course, I learned too much!

por Hugo L M

12 de nov. de 2020

Complete, objective, and interesting.