This online course provides all the essential skills to start a research in cell biology using mammalian cell techniques..
Lecture 1 : Lab safety.
Lecture 2: Basic mammalian cell culture.
Lecture 3: Essential lab calculations- Part I
Lecture 4: Essential lab calculations- Part II
Lecture 5: Essential lab calculations- Part III
This course will enable you to
Learn cell passaging
Understand types of cell contamination
Learn how to count the cells
Learn essential lab. calculations including:
Metric conversions and prefixes.
How to work out concentration of a solution.
Calculations by a factor of x.
Calculating percent solution
Diluting percent solution.
Understand moles and molecular weight.
Calculate the molecular weight of a compound.
Understand molarity and calculate the molar concentration of a compound.
Calculate the dilution of molar solutions.
How to perform serial dilution of a solution.
You will obtain a certificate once passed the online test.