Skip to main content
Sign In

The Department of Dermatology deals with all aspects of the biology and diseases of the skin.

Department of Dermatology


Courses directed by members of the Skin Disease Research Center (SDRC) and the Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine

iPSC Culture Course March 10-17, 2014
The iPSC Core at the Charles C Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology ( ) is offering an iPS cell (iPSC) culture course March 10-17, 2014.  This one week course will focus on techniques required to maintain, preserve and amplify iPSC. Topics include: passage of mouse and human iPS cells; techniques to maintain iPSC in a pluripotent state; cryo-preservation and thawing of iPSC and transitioning of iPSC from feeders to feeder-free cell culture systems.  Proficient tissue cell culture skills are required for this hands-on class.