A minor in biochemical engineering is open to all students in the University with prerequisite calculus, chemistry, and biology courses. The minor is particularly designed for majors in chemical engineering, biology, chemistry, or health science fields. Students are required to take the courses listed below which includes an interdisciplinary biochemical engineering (capstone) design project. Course work from chemistry and biology is combined with chemical engineering courses as related to biochemical engineering.
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Production of valuable pharmaceutical compounds from plant cell cultures, specifically the production of important anti-cancer drug molecules from cell cultures of Catharanthus roseus