Molecular Biology Laboratory Techniques
The earner of this badge has a solid foundation in the standard molecular biology techniques performed in biomanufacturing, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology laboratories. The earner has demonstrated industry-standard knowledge and skills in bacterial cloning, genomic and plasmid DNA isolation, PCR, restriction digest, gel electrophoresis, protein purification, and quantification, as well as experimental design and execution.
- Molecular Biology Laboratory Techniques
Complete the Molecular Biology Laboratory Techniques course
Successfully design, execute, and present a bactericidal-based experiment and score at least 80% or higher on the submitted report
Independently perform genomic and protein-based methods for determining plasmid quality and quantifying protein expression
Successfully transform and express proteins through bacterial cloning methods
Demonstrate proficiency in preparing, running, and analyzing polymerase chain reactions