Course Code: SBMS3210
Course Title: Instrumental Analysis and Application in Biomedical Sciences
Unit: 2
Faculty Package / Core / Elective: Major Elective
Concentration Area: C
Year of Study: Year 3 or above
Term: 2
Pre-requisit:: Nil
Co-requisite: Nil
Course Coordinator:

Professor WAN Chao


The course will equip students with knowledge in instrumental analysis and the relevant applications in biomedical sciences. The contents include introducing the principles, protocols and scope of application of those state-of-the-art instruments that are frequently used in the field of biomedical research. Those advanced instruments and analyses include but not limited to super-resolution microscopy, transmission and scanning electron microscopy, cryo-electron microscopy, in vivo imaging system, positron emission tomography (PET), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), flow cytometry and microfluidics systems, high-performance liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (HPLC-MS), 3D-printing, etc. Students will also learn how to accurately and appropriately use the analyses for addressing scientific questions in biomedicine.

Offering Year: 2018/19 onwards

Note: Course details and requirement are to be updated from time to time. Students are advised to visit this website and CUSIS for the most updated information.