Description and Objective

Description and Objective

This module serves as an introductory module for students interested in regenerative medicine entrepreneurship and its associated intricacies, including ethical issues and socioeconomic impact. This module will broadly cover the fundamental concepts in regenerative medicine such as stem cell biology and tissue engineering. With this knowledge, examples of regenerative medicine technologies will be used as anchors for discussion throughout the course to enable students to truly appreciate the complexities involved in bringing these typically controversial technologies from bench to commercialization.