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Spring 1988


Course syllabus for MEDT 350 Clinical Laboratory Science: Medical Technology Practicum III

Course description: This practicum is the third in the clinical chemistry laboratory series. The basic Technicon Autoanalyzer will be studied including its operation, calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting. Other techniques to be performed will be thin layer chromatrography (TLC) for drug screening, immunoelectrophoresis or lipoprotein electrophoresis, an enzyme immunoassay (EIA) for Beta HCG, and serum salicylate. Scanning to determine the optimum wavelength for a particular procedure, pipet maintenance and pipet calibration will also be covered.