Stem Cells and Organoids Models with Focus on Regenerative Medicine

Third-cycle level | 1.5 credits (HEC) | Course code: H5F5562
HT 2024
Study period: 2024-10-07 - 2024-10-11
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION: The course is given in English
Application period: 2024-04-15 - 2024-05-06

Course description

The purpose of the course is to enable doctoral students to obtain a basic understanding of stem cell biology with focus on production and study of organoids in vitro culture, cell-based therapies, genome engineering and translational medicine. Experts in the field will provide a fresh overview of clinical and pre-clinical research aiming at development of novel treatment possibilities, but also discussing current limitations and general ethical aspects.


Requirements and Selection

Prerequisite courses, or equivalent

No prerequisite courses, or equivalent, demanded for this course. 


Selection will be based on:  
1) the relevance of the course syllabus for the applicant’s doctoral project (according to written motivation). 
2) start date of doctoral studies (priority given to earlier start date). 


Course director

Course director: Jose Inzunza

Co-organizer:  Mukesh Varshney and Mukesh Varshney,  tel:0722895229

Course syllabus



Department of Laboratory Medicine

Doctoral programme

Development and Regeneration (DevReg)

Type of course

**Other course


Stem cells, Organoids, cells reprogramming, disease models, Stem cells, organoids, cell reprogramming, disease models

CONTACTJose Inzunza