Join the IBioIC Bioprocessing team at Heriot Watt for this technical course for scientists, engineers, suppliers, postgraduate students and postdocs.

**Note** SARS-CoV-2 outbreak (causing CoVid 19 disease):  While all courses are still scheduled, we will look to follow university guidelines at all times.
Should a course need to be postponed then we will look to inform attendees as soon as possible and aim to find a mutually suitable date for all, or issue a refund.

Course Content

  • Solids separation - Disc-stack centrifuge operation, clean in place (CIP) and dismantle
  • Product isolation - homogenisation of cell solids
  • Filtration - Cross-flow filtration of supernatant using Sartorius Sartoflow
  • Purification - Isolation of target proteins using AKTA chromatography
  • Overview of other techniques - Formulation and fill, freezing drying

Based in the pilot-scale FlexBio facility, this one day course is aimed at scientists, engineers, suppliers, post graduate students and postdocs wishing to learn more about downstream bioprocessing specific to the biotech sector.


Full day course: £550

(Preferential tariffs for SMEs, startups and academics)


FlexBio, John Coulson Building,
Heriot-Watt University,
Edinburgh, EH14 4AL


Wednesday 22nd April 2020


Email: to reserve your place or call the bioprocessing team on: 0131 451 4441 for more information.