STEM CELLS
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
32316
Career
Graduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 5/1/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Description
This course will provide a comprehensive overview of stem cell biology - an intriguing & a most-debated research area. The course will focus on the biology of stem cells & their role in health & disease with emphasis on development & carcinogenesis. Trans-differentiation of stem cells for tissue engineering applications will also be discussed. Lectures & student presentations will cover: embryonic as well as fetal & adult stem cells in blood, liver, brain, muscle, kidney, pancreas & gut. Students will also be educated on bioethical issues & existing laws governing stem cell research.
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Kari Nejak-Bowen, Satdarshan Monga
Meets
Th 12:30PM - 2:00PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 05/01/2021
Room
TO BE ARRANGED
Instructor(s)
Kari Nejak-Bowen, Satdarshan Monga
Meets
Fr 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 05/01/2021
Room
TBA
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
4
Seats Open
31
Class Capacity
35
Unrestricted Seats
31
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
0