Molecular and Cellular Biomedical Technologies, M.Sc. | Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) | Saint Petersburg, Russia
24 months
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4947 EUR/year
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About

Special focus is set on molecular and cellular approaches for development of therapies against socially significant diseases such as viral and bacterial infections, cancer and autoimmune diseases, hereditary diseases.The Molecular and Cellular Biomedical Technologies course is offered at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU).

Overview

Why should you choose the Molecular and Cellular Biomedical Technologies course offered at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU)?

  • The strong connection between Education and Science 
  • Interdisciplinary knowledge at the intersection of biology, pharmacology, cell, and molecular medicine. 
  • Skills and knowledge at the new biomedical technologies 
  • Prospective employment in Scientific research

Key competencies and skills that you will develop

  • Research skills in molecular and cellular biology, immunobiotechnology 
  • Up-to-date technologies for drug and vaccine design 
  • Skills in molecular modelling and bioinformatics 
  • Basics of the preclinical trials

Master’s thesis topics:

  • Preparation and characterization of a reassortant candidate vaccine strain of influenza virus A / UNL / HK/2:6/2017(H5N8) 
  • Molecular genetic characteristics of influenza A viruses circulating in Russia during the epidemic seasons 2016-2018 
  • Adaptation of influenza virus H2N2 to reproduction in the lungs of mice and analysis of concomitant mutations 
  • Physicochemical and structural characteristics of recombinant proteins based on M2 and HA2 influenza A viruses 
  • Variability of the F and G genes of human respiratory syncytial virus strains isolated in 2014-2016 in St. Petersburg 
  • The study of cold adapted influenza vector with the insertion of tuberculosis antigen ESAT6 
  • The role of reactive oxygen species in the regulation of proliferation of human embryonic stem cells 
  • Physico-chemical characterization of SQSTM1 protein and its deletion form 
  • The neuroprotective effect of CGRP in hyperactivation of glutamate receptors in neurons of the cerebral cortex and cerebellum in vitro 
  • Cloning and characterization of α-L-fucosidase from Fusarium proliferatum LE1

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foreign language in professional activity
  • Mathematical modeling methods
  • Biological membranes. Structure and functions
  • Molecular Immunology (in virology)
  • Molecular biotechnology
  • Experimental methods of molecular biology

Audience

 

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Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • August 01 – for applicants from countries with visa regime
  • August 20 – for applicants from visa-free countries

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Medicine, Biotechnology or an equivalent degree according to the educational system of the country they represent 
  • Level of English – Intermediate and more (provide a certificate) 
  • Entrance examination: Language Interview (personal or by Skype)

Work experience

None

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4947 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 4947 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4947 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4947 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 367 800 Rubles

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

34733 - 58700 RUB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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