Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, 50 op

Opintokokonaisuuden tyyppi

Advanced Studies


Jonathan Massera, Soile Nymark, Oommen Podiyan Oommen, Minna Kellomäki


- - Students have developed a clear understanding on the principles of biomaterial science and are able to apply their knowledge to tissue engineering.
- Students have developed an integrated insight on the role of cells, biomaterials, biophysical and chemical signals and growth factors in tissue engineering.
- Students apraise ethical and legal considerations of tissue engineered-products, in a clinical context.
- Students can describe how the tissues and organs can be reconstructed with the help of tissue engineering.
- Students can separate and compare different tissue types and organ structures both at the macroscopic and microscopic level.


BMT-61227 Medical Biomaterials or other corresponding studies ( Mandatory )


Pakolliset opintojaksot

If the student does a Master's thesis to this module, she/he needs also to include BMT-01907 Master's Seminar to this module, if it is not included in the Common Core Studies.

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vuosikurssi
BMT-72106 Cellular Biophysics 5 op IV  
BMT-73107 Bioceramics and their Clinical Applications 5 op IV  
BMT-73206 Biodegradable Polymers 5 op IV  
BMT-73256 Biodegradable Polymers Laboratory Course 5 op V  
BMT-74206 Tissue Engineering Applications 5 op IV  
YHTTAY-24407 Tissue Biology 5 op V  
Yhteensä 30 op  

Pakolliset vaihtoehtoiset opintojaksot

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vaihtoehtoisuus Vuosikurssi
BMT-62306 Research Project in Biomedical Engineering 5 op 1   V  
BMT-84006 Project Work in Biomedical Engineering 2-8 op 1   V  

1. Valittava 5 opintopistettä. Choose one of the two compulsory courses BMT-62306 or BMT-84006

Täydentävät opintojaksot

Limited number of students can attend YHTTAY-24697

Should be completed to the minimum study module extent of 50 ETCS

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vuosikurssi
BMT-51016 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology 5 op IV  
BMT-73316 Nanomedicine and Advanced Drug Delivery Technologies 5 op V  
BMT-7816 Biosensors 5 op V  
MOL-32228 Electron Microscopy 5 op V  
MOL-42166 Rheology 5 op V  
YHTTAY-24666 Cell Technology and Stem Cells 5 op IV  
YHTTAY-24697 Stem Cells Laboratory 5 op IV  


Contact Person: Oommen P. Oommen

Päivittäjä: Väisänen Outi, 01.07.2019