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Seminar for young biotechnologist-microbiologist

On December 20, 2019 a seminar for young biotechnologist-microbiologist was held at the Department of Biotechnology in the framework of career guidance.

The students of the following educational institutions participated in the seminar:

• College of Information Technology and Land Management of the National Aviation University

• Staroberezhradychiv secondary school of I – III grades of Obukhov district of Kyiv region

• Gymnasium № 153, Kyiv

Pupils got acquainted with the educational laboratories of the Department of Biotechnology, with safety procedures in the microbiological and biotechnological laboratories.

Future applicants learned about various methods of sterilization of the studied material, about the preparation of culture media for growing microorganisms – producers of various biologically active substances.

The methods of inoculation and culturing of microorganisms on nutrient media, as well as the work of laboratory fermenters were demonstrated to pupils.

Future applicants learned about growing plants in vitro, as well as technology callus cultures.

Pupils also had the opportunity to visit the Aviation Museum of  NAU.

At the end of the seminar, a round table was held where students could ask their questions.

The organizing committee of the seminar included:

MYKHAILO M. BARANOVSKYI
Head of the Department of biotechnology
Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor

KATERYNA G. GARKAVA
Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor

LIUDMYLA O. KOSOHOLOVA
Candidate of Technical Sciences (Ph. D.), Associate Professor

 LIUDMYLA R. RESHETNYAK
Candidate of Technical Sciences (Ph. D.), Associate Professor

YULIIA M. GLUSHKO
Candidate of Agricultural Sciences (Ph. D.), Associate Professor

VASYL V. GORUPA
Deputy Head of the Department of Biotechnology
Senior Lecturer

ANNA V. DRAZHNIKOVA
Assistant

You can find out more information about the Department of Biotechnology by visiting our website, and also you can ask questions on the our page in FACEBOOK.