Ongoing projects in the Cell Biology program of the New York Medical College include studies of oncogene expression and cytokines, modulation of neuronal signaling, growth control in skeletal muscle, signal transduction in a variety of tissues including platelets, muscle cells, and the nervous system, intracellular protein degradation, cytoskeletal and receptor function, the development and regeneration of the visual system, extracellular matrices and limb development, spinal cord injury, neural stem cells and brain development, mechanisms of neural plasticity in memory and learning, mechanisms involved in epilepsy using both human tissues and animal models, and molecular mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease.
The department has state-of-the-art facilities for the techniques used in these studies, which include tissue culture, subcellular fractionation, fluorescent digital image analysis, electrophysiological recording, and confocal and 2-photon microscopy.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- General Biochemistry
- Biochemistry of Gene Expression
- Protein Structure and Function
- Mammalian Physiology
- Cell Biology
- General Microbiology
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesBiology Molecular Sciences View 236 other Masters in Molecular Sciences in United States
- Baccalaureate Degree or Higher
- Standardized Test Scores: GRE, MCAT or DAT
- Two Letters of Recommendation
- Graduate Admission Application
- Two personal statements
International36000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
National36000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
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