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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2018–2019
Selaat vanhentunutta opetusohjelmaa. Voimassa olevan opetusohjelman löydät täältä.
BTK4660 Cell Technology 4 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Bioteknologian tutkinto-ohjelma
Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences

Learning outcomes

After completing the course students can explain the concept of cell technology in the field of tissue engineering. Student can define the most common cell and tissue culture methods and understand the reasons to use differentiation factors in tissue engineering. Student can outline the basics of bioreactor design. In addition, they can describe the special requirements in cell manipulation techniques. Students know the most common cell and tissue culture and differentiation methods in tissue engineering.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Susanna Narkilahti, Teacher responsible
Kati Juuti-Uusitalo, Teacher responsible


21-Sep-2018 – 12-Oct-2018
Lectures 12 hours
Fri 21-Sep-2018 at 8.15-11.00, F212
Mon 24-Sep-2018 at 8.15-11.00, F212
Fri 28-Sep-2018 at 8.15-11.00, F212
Mon 1-Oct-2018 at 8.15-11.00, F212, CANCELLED.
Wed 3-Oct-2018 at 8.15-12.00, Arvo, A207
Seminar 5 hours
Tue 9-Oct-2018 at 8.15-13.00, F217
Exam 3 hours
Fri 12-Oct-2018 at 8.15-11.00, F211


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

Passing the written exam (70%), and 30% from the seminar and performance during lectures.

Study materials

Selected parts of Tissue Engineering, 2nd Ed. Clemens Van Blitterswijk, Jan De Boer. ISBN-9780124201453 and material given on the lectures.

Further information

Passing pre-exam is required for participation. Pre-exam takes places 1 wk prior to course in Moodle.