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ZOO731 : Advanced Analytical Techniques

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Prof. Dr. Muhammad Arshad
Ph.D. (Molecular Immunology)
Medical University of Vienna, Austria

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 Differential Staining Techniques, common biological stains, General staining procedure, Types of staining techniques, Gram staining, Haematoxylin and eosin staining, Acid fast Ziehl-Neelsen stain staining, Albert staining, Animal Preservation Techniques, Types of preservation techniques, Methods of preservation, Applications of animal preservation, Factors affecting preservation, Sampling techniques, What is a Sample, Sampling criteria, Sample Size, Purpose of sampling, Types of Sampling techniques, Polymerase chain reaction-introduction, Polymerase chain reaction- Principle, Polymerase chain reaction- components, Procedure, Types, Adnantages & Disadvantages, Applications, Microtomy-introduction, Types of microtomy, Methods (fixation and processing), Methods (Embedding), Method (sectioning and staining), Cryopreservation-introduction, Natural Cryopreservation, Cryopreservation agents, Effect of ice formation, Risks, Methods, Cryopreservation applications, Agarose Gel Electrophoresis- Introduction, Agarose Gel Electrophoresis- properties, Agarose Gel Electrophoresis- requirements,  Agarose Gel Electrophoresis- procedure, Agarose Gel Electrophoresis- Factors affecting AGE, Agarose Gel Electrophoresis- Applications, Northern Blotting- Introduction, Northern Blotting- procedure-I, Northern Blotting- procedure-II, Northern Blotting- procedure-III, Northern Blotting-Advantages and disadvantages, Northern Blotting-Reverse Northern blot, Northern Blotting-Applications, Western blotting-Introduction, Western Blotting-vs other blotting techniques, Western Blotting-components, Western Blotting-Procedure-I, Western Blotting-Procedure-II, Western Blotting-Procedure-III, Western Blotting-Procedure-Applications, SDS-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis- Introduction, SDS page Introduction, SDS-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis-Requirements, SDS-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis-procedure, SDS-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis- Factors, SDS-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis- Applications, Biosensors-Introduction, Biosensors-components, Biosensor- Principle, Biosensor- Basic Characteristics, Biosensors-Types-I, Biosensors-Types-II, Biosensor-Applications, DNA Barcoding-Introduction, DNA Barcode-A tool of genetic analysis, DNA Barcoding-Mitochondrial Genome, DNA Barcoding-Choice of Locus, DNA Barcoding-Procedure steps, DNA Barcoding-Applications, DNA Barcoding-Advantages and disadvantages, DNA Sequencing- Introduction, DNA Sequencing- Structure of DNA, DNA sequencing-Methods-I, DNA sequencing-Methods-II, DNA sequencing-Methods-III, DNA sequencing-Methods-IV, DNA Sequencing-Applications, Enzyme linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)-Introduction, Enzyme linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)-Principle, Enzyme linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)-Types-1, Enzyme linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)-Types-II, Enzyme linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)-Types-III, Enzyme linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)-Applications, Flow cytometry- Introduction, Flow cytometer- Principle, Flow cytometer- components, Flow Cytometry-Data analysis, Flow Cytometry-FACS, Flow Cytometry-Measurable parameters, Flow Cytometry-Applications, Protein Sequencing- Introduction, Protein Sequencing- Structure of proteins, Protein sequencing-Structural organization in proteins, Protein sequencing-Methods-1, Protein sequencing-Methods-II, Protein sequencing-Methods-III, Protein Sequencing-Applications, Southern Blotting-Introduction, Southern Blotting-Principle, Southern Blotting-Procedure-I, Southern Blotting-Procedure-II, Southern Blotting-Applications, Immunofluorescence- Introduction, Immunofluorescence- Principle, Immunofluorescence- TypeI, Immunofluorescence-Type II