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Starts 2 March 2020
Online Academy,
7 module series over 4 weeks

Upstream Process Scale-Up and Validation

During this 4-week online academy you will address scale-up and process transfer considerations to help you overcome challenges in late-stage upstream process development

Course Overview

Are you confident in meeting quality considerations and ensuring high productivity in your upstream process development?

Following on from the Early Stage Upstream Process Development online academy, this course will address key considerations for late stage upstream process development including process characterisation, downstream integration, scale-up, control strategy and process validation to ensure successful transfer to downstream processing.

What will you learn?

Manufacturing equipment

Explore the types of upstream equipment available

Bioprocess characterisation

Gain a comprehensive introduction to process characterisation

Process integration

Confidently integrate your upstream process development with downstream process development

Successful transfer

Address key considerations for scale-up and process transfer

Control implementation

Understand requirements for control strategy and process performance validation

Who is this course for?

This course will be of interest to professionals involved in upstream process development, including:

  • Process scientists
  • Technicians and technologists
  • Bioprocess engineers
  • Cell line development specialists
  • Cell culture specialists
  • Product managers
  • Process development managers
  • Quality assurance specialists
  • Validation technicians
  • Managers

Find out more about online courses...

BioProcess International Academy online courses are perfect for busy professionals as they require just 2 hours per week of your time, and include an interactive forum for you to ask direct questions about challenges you are facing to expert course leaders.


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