Department of Cell Biology

The Department of Cell Biology was founded in 2002 by merging the Department of Cyto – Histo – Embryology and the Department of Biophysics, which were previously separated from the Department of Vertebrate of Experimental Zoology in 1996.
The Department of Cell Biology is responsible in teaching several core subjects including Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Histology and Developmental Biology. The Department is involved in the Experimental Biology and Biotechnology Master programs. The Department is also in charged of the Cell Biology Ph.D. program. Every year, about 15 undergraduate students, 03 master students, and 01 Ph.D. candidate finish their theses in the Department.
The faculty members of the Department are carrying the research in areas of Animalcell Biotechnology, Experimental Oncology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Development of models for drug screening and toxicity testing.

Department Office: Room 338 T1, 334 Nguyen Trai, Thanh Xuan, Hanoi.
Phone: 024.35588478;


Development of mixed culture microbial products for the production of safe and organic vegetables in Hanoi. Code 01C-06/02-2020-3. PI: Dr. Nguyen Kim Nu Thao Study on the anticancer immunostimulating... More

Calling for undergraduate thesis

Researches and experiments for students doing undergraduate thesis in 4 laboratories in the Department of Cell biology in 2021-2022 are available as follow: Experimental Oncology lab, for 3-4... More


Subjects The Department of Cell Biology participates in teaching from undergraduate to doctoral levels. Subjects and topics include: Undergraduate program Cell biology: Structure and function of... More

Main research interests

The work in laboratories of the Department of Cell Biology focuses on the main research interests: Experimental oncology: anti-cancer drug screening studies, cancer immunotherapy, nanomaterial... More

Scientific service: Toxicity Assessment of small molecules on Developmental Toxicology model

Contact: Group Animal Cell Biotechnology. cell: 0983010703 More

List of staff members

  Image Name Academic title Academic degree Position Hoang Thi My Nhung Associate Professor Doctor of Philosophy Head of Department Vo Thi Thuong Lan Associate Professor Doctor of Philosophy... More