Advanced Therapeutic Medicine Products

Module Title - Advanced Therapeutic Medicine Products
Number of credits – 10

This module will cover the area of Advanced Therapeutic Medicine Products (ATMPs) within Healthcare Technologies encompassing how interdisciplinary Bioscience and Medicine can be influenced by Chemical Engineering technologies.

Taking concepts from the laboratory through preclinical evaluation and on to clinical trials, this module will cover how interdisciplinary researchers are advancing regenerative medicine technologies.

Areas covered within the module will include personalised medicines, cell therapies, manufacture & classification, and cell delivery.  Examples from the Healthcare Technologies Institute will include skin and bone restructuring as well as technologies being developed for tissue regeneration.

The module will also discuss finding new methods of detecting injuries and cancers early, improving scar reduction at different body sites and the development of innovative, bespoke medical devices and cell-based therapies.