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Centre for Trophoblast Research



The Centre for Trophoblast Research will again run its popular course in placental biology.

The course will run online from Monday 11th to Friday 15th July 2022.

This online course is aimed at students, post-docs, established researchers, medical & veterinary healthcare professionals and industry colleagues interested in cutting-edge placental biology and research.

Most content will be pre-recorded lectures and practical sessions given by investigators at the forefront of the placental biology field. There will be daily live Q&A sessions with the speakers, and opportunities to give talks and network.


Lectures and practical topics include:

Human & mouse placental development
Organoids, explant and trophoblast cultures
Materno-fetal interactions
Placental transport
Clinical study design
Placental metabolism
Stem cell embryo models
Genome editing
Grant/fellowship writing
History of human embryos


Course Flyer 2022