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Professional Master in Human Molecular Diagnostics

Objectives

  • Own scientific and technical knowledge in the field of diagnostics and genetic testing.
  • Master methods of biology (Biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, biotechnology) commonly used in the chosen specialty.
  • Know the validity and limitations of the methods used.
  • Know the basic rules of hygiene and security over chemical, biological and radioactive risks in biology laboratories.
  • Have work experience team in a laboratory private biological analyses or hospitals.
  • Master the techniques of written and oral presentations in the scientific field.
  • Know to build documentation and to make a synthesis.
  • Know to run a project and take initiatives.

Acquired Skills

Skills acquired during the master must enable students to understand the molecular advanced techniques, and introduce them to develop of new developed which meet at best and, molecular diagnostics of diseases and problems of the Lebanese society. (see objectives and business types)

Admission Conditions

Recruitment: Applications are reviewed by an admission committee. The best candidates are selected after interview

Required Level:

M1 in biology or biochemistry 

Capacity:

10 students.

Further Studies / Career Opportunities

Business types

  • Manager for paramedical services.
  • Medical biologist
  • Technical Manager for occupational health and safety
  • Technical Manager of quality control
  • Technical Manager for research

 

Sectors of activity

  • Health / Paramedical
  • Biological Laboratory
  • Industry
  • Research
  • Medical biologist
  • Technical Manager for occupational health and safety
  • Technical Manager of quality control
  • Technical Manager for research

 

Professional skills

  • Knowledge transfer and dissemination of scientific knowledge
  • Design and animation of interventions in the context of scientific popularization
  • Management and resolution of problems in the different areas of molecular biological analysis.
  • Implementation of techniques, maintenance of equipment and instrumentation.
  • Sales of scientific equipment.

Human Molecular Diagnostics M2 Courses

Eligibility

  • M1 Biochemistry
  • M1 Biology

General Infos

  • Diploma Level: BAC+5
  • Studies Duration:

    one year

  • Type: Professional
  • Teaching Language: French
  • Total Credits Number: 60
  • Location: Faculty of Sciences - 3rd section - Tripoli
  • Supervisor: Samar Mouhamad Mamdouh Hamaoui
  • Email: simcima(at)ymail.com

Selected Projects

  • Recherche du marqueur génique CBF^6;-MYH11 au cours des leucémies aigues myéloblastiques par PCR en temps réelle quantitative. (2009-2010)
  • Suivi des acteurs de la O-glycosylation et de la voie de Notch dans des lignées myoblastiques murines C2C12 sur-exprimant Pofut1 ou inhibant son expression (2010-2011)
  • Recherche des anticorps anti-Gliadine et Endomysium dans le sang périphérique d'une population de patients à risque de développer une maladie Coeliaque (2010-2011)
  • Sollicitations mécaniques des cellules souches mésenchymateuses (2010-2011)
  • Détection des infections génitales herpétiques (HSV) humaines au Liban par PCR (2011-2012)
  • Mutation du gène MTHFR : son implication dans les maladies cardiovasculaires et maladies auto-immunes (2011-2012)
  • Corrélation entre le gène de ACE et les anticorps ANCA du sang périphérique des patients à risques cardiovasculaires (2012-2013)
  • les mutations du gène Kras: Facteur pronostique et predictif de reponse au cetuximab dans les cancers colorectaux au Liban (2013-2014)

Selected Courses