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Ford Doolittle, left, and Jeff Dahn are the latest Dal recipients of Royal Society of Canada Awards.

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'Little ogres' found locally indicate a new branch of eukaryotes in the tree of life. Department of Biology in collaboration with the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology.
Article published in Nature

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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.

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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.