Introduction to stem cells and how biomaterials are utilized in their applications involving biotechnology and biomedical engineering. Lab topics such as aseptic technique, stem cell cultures, biomaterials engineering, bioprinting, biocompatibility and bioactivity analyses will be covered. Lectures will focus on the current literature while the lab portion involves inquiry-based projects that will investigate how biomaterials and molecules modulate stem cell proliferation and differentiation.
Section Comments: Cross listed with BIOT 770. Also meets in Rm. 584
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed majors in section: BIOTECH IBMS