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2 undergraduate students working at the lab bench


Probing the behaviors of molecules, cells, and biological systems.
Students from the Tim Mayashiro research group in the laboratory.
Two students working in the lab for BMB.
Undergraduate Programs

Learning about genomics, cloning, stem cells, cancer biology, microarrays, emerging diseases, and neurodegenerative diseases.

BMB majors lead to exciting and rewarding careers!

BMB graduate students working in the laboratory with their adviser.

Make discoveries and generate new knowledge through independent, original dissertation research in BMMB laboratories.  



BMMB Graduate Program
Undergraduate Honors
Three BMB juniors named Goldwater Scholars

Three Penn State juniors have been named Goldwater Scholars by the Barry M. Goldwater Foundation, which recognizes undergraduate students in the fields of natural science, engineering and mathematics who are interested in a career in research.

Images of Bryce Katch, Eilene Dong, and Peter Forstmeier
Being among the top 50 research universities, I knew that I could pursue my interests in biochemistry while being among world-class faculty.
Emily Snell, Microbiology Major, Class of 2019




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