M.S in Stem cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine

M.S in Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine Program: 

M.S I year

Semester I:

1. Biochemistry

2. Molecular Cellular biology

3. Advanced Molecular biology

4. Molecular Cellular Immunology

5. Molecular Epidemiology & Biostatistics

6. Introduction to computers, functional and comparative genomics

7. Optional 1*: Career in Industry/Bio-technology company: How to be an industrialist/entrepreneur; & NCP/ICP
Semester II

1. General concepts in Stem cell Biology

2. Molecular basis of Differentiation, Totipotency, Pluripotency & Dedifferentiation

3. Molecular basis of Embrogenesis

4. Adult Stem cell Biology, ageing and healthy life span regulation

5. Current methods in Stem Cell Research

6. Science communication in writing

7. Optional 2*: Career in Teaching: How to be an effective teacher; & NCP/ICP

Note: Based on the assessment made in the I year, teachers/HOD can recommend additional courses for students, depending on their shortcomings.

M.S II year

Semester III:

1. Advanced Regenerative Medicine & Reprogramming

2. Molecular basis of Cancer Stem cell Biology

3. Stem cell biology: Regenerative Stem cell therapy for human diseases.

4. Tissue engineering & Stem cell therapeutics

5. Biology of small RNAs & RNA therapeutics

6. Lecture/Oral presentation skills development

7. Optional 3*: Career in Science: How to be a Scientist/Researcher; & NCP/ICP

M.S Project commences
Semester IV

1. Medical Bioinformatics & Telemedicine

2. Drug discovery, Experimental Therapeutics and Translational Research

3. Computational biology and Proteomics

4. Current Methods in Regenerative Medicine Research

5. Management, Intellectual property rights law, and ethics for biologists.

6. Seminar- Current topics in Stem Cell research

7. Optional 4*: Career in bio-chemical diagnosis: How to manage a clinical chemistry laboratory; & NCP/ICP

*NCP: National Career Path

*ICP: International Career Path