Information Package / Course Catalogue
Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapies: Basic Approaches
Course Code: KHÜ502
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 2
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 7
Objectives of the Course

To give comprehensive information about regenerative medicine and stem cell therapies

Course Content

The concept of regenerative medicine, regenerative biology, organogenesis, cord blood banking, IPS, cloning, general information about cellular therapies, cellular therapies and clinical applications and examples are explained.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Kemal ERGİN
Learning Outcomes
1.Gains knowledge of regenerative medicine and biology.
2.Learns the technologies related to regenerative medicine and stem cell therapies.
3.Gains extensive knowledge about stem cell therapies.
4.Have knowledge about gene therapies.
5.Have knowledge about the steps of organogenesis and organoids.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Sell S, Stem Cells Handbook, Humana Press, second edition, 2013.
2.Alberio R, Epiblast Stem Cells, Humana Press, Methods and protocols,Wiley Blackwell, 2013
3.Regad T, Sayers TJ, Rees R, Principle of Stem Cell Biology and Cancer,
4.Healy L, Ruban L, Atlas of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells in Culture, Springer, 2015
5.Rich IN, Stem Cell Protocols, Humana Press, 2015
6.R. Lanza, J. Gearhart, B. Hogan, D. Melton, R. Pederson, E.D. Thomas, J.Thomson, I. Wilmut. Essentials of Stem Cell Biology. Academic Press.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The Concept of Regenerative Medicine
Week 2 - Theoretical
Regenerative Biology
Week 3 - Theoretical
Animal models used in regeneration studies
Week 4 - Theoretical
Organogenesis and organoid
Week 5 - Theoretical
Stem cell and cord blood banking
Week 6 - Theoretical
Induced pluripotent stem cells
Week 7 - Theoretical
Cloning
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Introduction to cellular therapies
Week 10 - Theoretical
Gene treatments
Week 11 - Theoretical
Cellular treatments-I: Ophthalmology and cardiology
Week 12 - Theoretical
Cellular treatments-II: Plastic surgery, orthopedics and dermatology
Week 13 - Theoretical
Cellular therapies-III: Hematology
Week 14 - Theoretical
Cellular therapies-IV: Pediatrics
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%20
Final Examination1%60
Assignment1%20
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory131352
Assignment410248
Midterm Examination124226
Final Examination148250
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)176
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
5
3
4
4
3
OÇ-2
5
2
3
4
3
3
OÇ-3
5
2
4
3
5
OÇ-4
5
2
4
3
3
OÇ-5
5
2
4
3
3
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