376-1622-00L  Practical Methods in Tissue Engineering

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersM. Zenobi-Wong, S. J. Ferguson, S. Grad
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 12.


AbstractThe goal of this course is to teach MSc students the necessary skills for doing research in the fields of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.
ObjectivePractical exercises on topics including sterile cell culture, light microscopy and histology, and biomaterials are covered. Practical work on manufacturing and evaluating hydrogels and scaffolds for tissue engineering will be performed in small groups. In addition to practical lab work, the course will teach skills in data acquisition/analysis.
Prerequisites / NoticeA Windows laptop (or Windows on Mac) is required for certain of the lab modules.