Lesson Code: BPU-1107 (PREMIUM LESSON) Describes mammalian cell culture in the biopharmaceutical industry, how such cultures are controlled and important considerations in maintaining optimal cultures.

  • Category: Biopharma Processes and Equipment


After taking this e-Lesson you will be able to:

- Describe the process of cell counting using a hemocytometer

- Describe the required characteristics of bioreactors used for culturing mammalian cells

- Distinguish between primary cells and transformed cells as well as between adherent and suspension cultures

- Explain cell banks

- Explain the importance of sterility and describe methods of sterilization of bioreactors

- List the critical components of cell culture media

- List the key characteristics of animal cells in culture

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