Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University

Каф. біотехнічних систем

Laboratory Analytical Instruments


1. Educational programs for which discipline is mandatory:

# Educational stage Broad field Major Educational program Course(s) Semester(s)
1 bachelor's 16. Хімічна та біоінженерія 163. Біомедична інженерія (бакалавр) 3 6

2. The course is offered as elective for all levels of higher education and all educational programs.

3. Information about the author of the course

Full name Шадріна Галина Михайлівна
Academic degree Cand. Sc.
Academic title Assoc. Prof.
Link to the teacher`s page on the official website of the department
Е-mail (in the domain

4. Information about the course

Study hours structure Lectures: 36
Practical classes: 0
Laboratory classes: 36

Amount of hours for individual work: 108
ECTS credits: 6
Teaching language english
Form of final examination credit
Link to an electronic course on the e-learning platform of the university

5. Program of discipline

Description of academic discipline, its goals, subject of study and learning outcomes

Purpose and objectives of the discipline
1. purpose: training of specialists to participate in the creation of devices and systems for modern laboratory diagnostics.
2. objectives: to reveal the content of the basic concepts, object, methods and principles which are basis of diagnostic laboratory instruments; to study the theoretical foundations of construction, purpose and operational characteristics of equipment for laboratory diagnostics.

The place of academic discipline in the structural and logical scheme of study according to the educational program

Prerequisites. List of disciplines, or knowledge and skills, possession of which students needed (training requirements) for successful discipline assimilation

Physics, Chemistry

Contents of the academic discipline

Lectures (titles/topics)

Topic 1. General concepts of laboratory technology. Introduction. Basic concepts of laboratory medicine and historical stages of its development. Terminology of clinical laboratory analytics. Units concept about in clinical laboratory diagnostics.
Topic 2. Equipping elementary laboratory procedures. Laboratory dishes. Weights and weighing
Topic 3. Measurement of solutions. Batchers
Topic 4. Extraction and filtering. Centrifugation.
Topic 5. . Separation methods. Electrophoresis. Chromatography
Topic 6. Optical methods in laboratory diagnostics. Photoelectrocolorimetry. Spectrophotometry. Atomic-adsorption spectroscopy
Topic 7. Nepelometric methods. Luminescent analysis
Topic 8. Electrochemical methods of research. Potentiometry and conductometry
Topic 9. Electrochemical methods of research. Polarography. Substract-selective methods
Topic 10. Application of radioactivity in laboratory medicine. Radiometry. Radioisotope methods.
Topic 11. Methods based on the specific binding of substances by ligands (ligand technologies). Immunoenzyme analysis
Topic 12. Radioimmunoassay analysis. Fluorescent immunoassay
Topic 13. Basic principles and principles of the methods. Polymerase chain reaction
Topic 14. Molecular biological technologies. Lygose chain reaction. Biochip technology
Topic 15. Instruments and equipment for microscopy. Cytochemical methods for microscopy
Topic 16. Basic concepts of general clinical diagnosis
Topic 17. General clinical research. Devices for general clinical achievements
Topic 18. Biochemical studies. Devices for biochemical analysis

Practical classes (topics)


Laboratory classes (topics)

Method of laboratory weights testing
Studying the concentration of the solution using a photoelectrocolorimeter
Immunoenzyme analysis
General clinical tests
Biochemical analyzes

Learning materials and resources

1. Clinical and laboratory analytical technologies and equipment. Edited by Professor V.V. Menshikov. M .: Academy, 2007 - 240 p.
2. Clinical laboratory analytics / Ed. V.V. Menshikov. T. 1. M., 2002. - 860 p.
3. Clinical laboratory diagnostics: research methods: Textbook for students special. "Pharmacy", "Clinical Pharmacy", "Laboratory Diagnostics" of universities / I.А. Zupanets, S.V. Misurev, V.V. Propisnova and others; Ed. I.A. Zupantsa. - 3rd ed. revised, add. - Kharkov: Publishing house of NUPh: Golden Pages, 2005 .-- 200 p.
4. Medical laboratory devices and instruments / V.F. Solodovnik, M.I. Cheban. - Textbook. allowance. Kharkiv: Nat. aerospace un-t "Kharkiv Aviation Institute", 2001. - 85 p.
5. Andreev V.S., Panteleev E.P. Laboratory instruments for the study of liquid media.-L .: Mashinostroenie, 1981.-193p.
6. Kamyshnikov V.S. Reference book on clinical and biochemical research and laboratory diagnostics / V.S. Kamyshnikov. - M.: MEDpress-inform, 2009 .-- 889 p.
7. Kamyshnikov, V.S. Methods of clinical laboratory research / V.S. Kamyshnikov. - M .: MEDpress-inform, 2009 .-- 751 p.

6. Policies and assessment process of the academic discipline

Assessment methods and rating system of learning results assessment

Criteria of students’ progress assessment
Module 1 – 40 points:
10 points – test,
30 points – lab works.
Module 2 – 35 points:
10 points – test,
25 points – lab works.
Form of final control – credit – max 25 points

Table of assessment scores:

Assessment scale
(100 points)
(4 points)
90-100 Excellent А
82-89 Good B
75-81 C
67-74 Fair D
60-66 E
35-59 Poor FX
1-34 F
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