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BTC 182BB – Pharma Lab Techniques I

Prerequisites: BTC 181 Corequisites:

This course covers theoretical and technical aspects of dissolution testing and Karl Fischer titrations performed during routine drug stability testing by pharmaceutical industries. Emphasis is placed on solution preparation, drug extractions, dissolution testing, Karl Fischer titrations, and dissolution method development and validation. Upon completion, students should be able to successfully perform and document dissolution testing and Karl Fischer titrations while simultaneously adhering to current good manufacturing practices (cGMP).  Credit for BTC 182 is only available after completion of both BTC 182AB and BTC 182BB.