Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

MEDSCI 720 - Biomedical Research Techniques

15 Points

Semester 1


An introduction to some of the most commonly used techniques used in today's research laboratories; from tissue culture to confocal microscopy, RT-PCR to mass spectrometry, immunoassay to cloning. Emphasis is placed on understanding the principles behind the techniques, how they are applied to address specific questions, and how to evaluate and use the data they generate.

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