Section overview

Lesson plans in this section provide a comprehensive overview of the tissue engineering process covering basic material understanding, scaffold design, and applications.

This is part of our UC approved Elective course. 




This unit provides an introduction to biomaterials. You will learn about different biomaterial properties and how they influence the selection of different materials for assorted purposes, such as for laboratory research or the construction of tissue scaffolds.

4 Lectures + 3 Labs

This unit discusses the use of biomaterials for drug delivery applications. You will learn about the pharmacokinetic considerations involved in drug delivery, and how different biomaterials can be used to affect drug release profiles.

1 Lab