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BTEK1041 In vitro diagnostics: Course II 3 ECTS
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Learning outcomes

The course aims to provide a deeper understanding in central basic diagnostic technologies, principles and applications as they are found in modern state-of-art diagnostic systems. Special consideration will be given to emerging technologies serving new trends in diagnostics. A successfully completed course should enable the student to extract the latest findings from the scientific literature relating to the various fields of analytical biotechnology.


The course is divided into five major areas: Highly sensitive reporter technologies and applications, technologies providing highly dense and bioactive solid phases, novel / optimized bio-affinity binders, non-separation or homogenous assay concepts, multiplexing assay approaches.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English

The student must attend to at least 70 % of lectures to qualify for the exam.


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Lectures provided as handouts or in electronic format, recommended reading.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry
Institute of Biomedicine
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Biochemistry
DP in Biochemistry
DP Bachelor of Science in Tech. (Biotechnology)
DP in Biochemistry
DP in Food Chemistry
DP on Molecular Biology and Bioenergetics
DP in Biotechnology
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