HGEN 675 Stem Cell Biology (3 credits)

Offered by: Human Genetics (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Human Genetics : Introduction to the field of stem cell research. Definition of stem cells. Pluripotent stem cells and reprogramming. Adult stem cells, niche and asymmetric division. Clinical applications of stem cells. Cancer stem cells. Ethical issues surrounding stem cell research and clinical treatment.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2024-2025 academic year.

  • Prerequisites: HGEN692 or equivalent Minimum grade attained by student must be: B+

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