At least 180 credits (i.e. three years of full-time studies), in biology, (bio-)medicine, biotechnology, pharmaceutical bioscience, medical science or similar international education giving relevant knowledge in cell biology, genetics (bio) chemistry and molecular biology. English proficiency, normally attested by means of an internationally recognised test such as TOEFL or IELTS.
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Application Fee: SEK 900
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About the course:
The course aims at conveying the current knowledge, future potential use and development of regenerative medicine. Different stem cells, their biology and cellular programming is discussed, as well as tissue engineering, bioengineered cellular methods, next generation biomaterials, and their applications in restoring damaged tissues and organs. Different stem cell therapies, cell and gene therapies, biobanking and in vitro differentiation of neural and myeloid stem cells will be illustrated.