Biological Chemistry

Department of Biological Chemistry

The Department of Biological Chemistry at the University of Michigan Medical School educates and trains undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate and medical students in modern biochemistry.  Our research areas include structural enzymology, protein processing and folding, regulation of gene expression and biochemical signaling. Explore our graduate programs and labs, and some of the cutting-edge work being performed by our faculty.

News

January 22, 2019

Congratulations to Justin McNally, Ph.D.

Justin McNally of Pat O’Brien’s lab successfully defended his thesis, “Kinetic Analysis of Human DNA Ligase III”, on January 16, 2019.

January 22, 2019

Congratulations to Thomas Jurkiw, Ph.D.

Tom Jurkiw of Pat O’Brien’s lab successfully defended his thesis, “Mechanism and Specificity of Human DNA Ligase I” on January 17, 2019.