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BMMB Graduate Program
Interdisciplinary and Flexible Training

Earn a Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Microbiology and Molecular Biology (BMMB) researching alongside 53 faculty and more than 55 graduate students in areas from the structures of biological molecules and their mechanisms to the development of multicellular organisms.

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Meet Mac Meyer

“Mac is really excelling in his research.  He has invented ways to detect RNA folding in protocells at the single nucleotide level and to apply Next-Gen Sequencing to origins of life research.” - Philip Bevilacqua

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Meet Manyu Du

Manyu's research focuses on the mechanistic dissection of long-distance chromosomal interactions that regulate gene expression.  

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Meet Latisha Franklin

Lastisha’s research uses C. elegans, microscopic worms, as a model organism to study muscle dysfunction associated with the human disease adenylosuccinate lyase deficiency (ASLD).  

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BMMB Graduate Program

BMMB students make scientific contributions under the mentorship of vibrant and diverse faculty whose research expertise provides students with an engaging collaborative and interdisciplinary experience.

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