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Heidi MacKinnon, is the recipient of the 2017 Faculty of Medicine Excellence in Leadership Award (Leadership in Administrative, Clerical and Technical Support)

Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

View photos from this year's convocation reception to celebrate our undergraduate and graduate students.


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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.