The biopharmaceutical industry is exceptionally research intensive. The sector spends almost 10 time more per employee on research than any other sector. Effective commercialization of biopharmaceutical drug starts with efficient process design and development that can take up to five years. The aim of this course is to develop the skills of the students to become effective in a research and development environment. Case studies will be sued to teach students how to develop a phase appropriate bioprocess research and development proposal with timelines, budget and deliverables that meets with companies business critical decisions. The research and development plan developed will be integrated into a single roadmap covering preclinical to early and plate phase clinical and tech transfer to manufacturing.
MEng program students only