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About the Department


Biochemistry and Molecular Biology investigates the relationships of chemical structure to the function of biological compounds. To achieve these goals, biochemistry uses a specific approach that combines basic principles of chemistry, biology, physics, and mathematics to dissect complex biological processes.

Become a BIOC Grad Student


Apply now to work with one of our faculty members who collectively span a diverse range of interests. Interaction with graduate students and postdoctoral research fellows contributes to an exciting environment for scientific study in the field of biochemistry and molecular biology.