University of Nottingham: Applied Biomolecular Technology in the Pharmaceutical, Food and Biotechnology Industries

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Department School of Biosciences
Telephone +44 (0) 115 951 5559
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This MSc offers advanced training for biological, chemical and physical scientists (pure and applied) for careers in industry or to MRes or PhD routes. Biomolecular technology underpins the production of drug delivery systems and healthier food products, and the design of healthcare products and vaccines. You will analyse the natural and artificially engineered large bio-molecules of importance to the pharmaceutical, food, nutrition, healthcare and biomedical industries. By the end of the course, you will be conversant with methods of gene-cloning and protein engineering central to the biotechnology sector. A three-month industrial placement module and contributions from industry experts ensure that you have access to the latest developments in the field.

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Some European and University bursaries likely to be available.


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