Molecular and Cellular Biology courses

These masters courses are focused on understanding human health and disease, unlocking new treatments and prolonging life. They have been designed to respond to fast-moving areas of research, where there is a growing demand for skilled, multi-disciplinary bioscientists.

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Antimicrobial Resistance MSc

Receive hands-on training from our Florey scientists, NHS clinicians and biotechnology industry experts to give you a real-world insight into the different approaches utilised to tackle the global threat of antimicrobial resistance, ready for an exciting career implementing change in this area.

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Biomedical Science MSc

Combines expertise from across Biomedical Science to offer a wide range of practical and lecture modules in cell biology, developmental biology, neuroscience and stem cells.

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Genomic Approaches to Drug Discovery MSc

This unique research-led masters course provides laboratory training to future scientists in drug screening and gene discovery using the latest automated genomics techniques.

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Human and Molecular Genetics MSc

– with NHS placement opportunities

Building on emerging ideas of personalised medicine, this course is a great starting point for students considering a career in medical genetics, or molecular biology research.

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Molecular and Cellular Basis of Human Disease MSc

Built around our expertise in molecular and cellular biology to offer specialist practical and lecture modules on the mechanisms behind human disease.

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Molecular Biology and Biotechnology MSc

The biotechnological applications of molecular biology underpin major industries in the medical sector, agricultural sector, and much more. This degree gives bioscience graduates confidence and independence in their practical skills and knowledge relevant to careers in this field.

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Neuroscience MSc

Applying our strengths in sensory neuroscience to offer specialist practical and lecture modules on the neurological pathways that control our senses.

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Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine MSc

Focused around groundbreaking research into stem cells to offer specialist practical and lecture modules on how they can be applied to new treatments.

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Biological Imaging MSc

– via Physics and Astronomy

Designed to train you to use the latest microscopy techniques and discover what we can learn from the highly detailed images you'll capture.

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