S3001 Trends in bioanalytical instrumentation

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2018
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: k (colloquium).
Ing. František Foret, CSc. (lecturer)
Ing. Karel Klepárník, CSc. (lecturer)
Mgr. Jana Křenková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Ing. František Foret, CSc.
National Centre for Biomolecular Research - Faculty of Science
Supplier department: National Centre for Biomolecular Research - Faculty of Science
basic knowledge of biochemistry basic knowledge of separation techniques
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
At the end of the course students should be able to: understand and explain 1. principles of miniaturization and microfluidics 2. basic unit operations in microfluidic instrumentation 3. basic detection principle 4. basic bioanalytical applications
  • 1. Introduction to miniaturization and microfluidics 2. Unit operations in microfluidics 3. Microfluidic separations 4. Detection principles 5. Applications for DNA analysis 6. Applications in protein analysis
    recommended literature
  • Lazar, I.M., Grym, J., Foret, F. Microfabricated devices: a new sample introduction approach to mass spectrometry. Mass Spectrometry Reviews, 2006, 25, 573– 594.
Teaching methods
lectures, class discussion
Assessment methods
oral exam
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2011 - acreditation, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2019.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2018, recent)
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