Molecular and Cellular Basis of Human Disease MSc

Whole genome sequencing has opened up a new era of studies into the molecular and cellular basis of human disease. This unique research-led masters course provides training to future scientists in the production and use of animal models for basic research into disease mechanisms and for therapeutic studies.

The new molecular genetic and cellular approaches to understand human disease and disease processes in model systems are well established in our department, with some of the world's foremost research in these areas being conducted in Sheffield. As the research base broadens and industry begins to adopt new technologies, the demand for this type of specialist training is strong across the healthcare industry and academia.

Intercalation

We accept medical students who wish to intercalate their studies. Find out more on the Medical School's website.

MSc Award
Full-time Study Mode
1 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

You'll need a 2:1 honours degree in a biomedical-related subject.

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