The Department of Biological Chemistry in the University of Michigan Medical School educates and trains undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate and medical students in modern biochemistry. Our research areas include biochemical signaling, macromolecular structure and mechanism, protein processing and folding, and regulation of gene expression. Explore our graduate programs and some of the cutting-edge work being performed in the laboratories of our faculty.
Department Response to COVID-19
To restrict the spread of COVID-19, laboratory research activities at the University of Michigan have been ramped down. Our administrative staff members are working remotely but can be contacted by email. Our faculty and students are engaged in online learning. Our researchers have reduced laboratory work to essential maintenance and are otherwise working remotely.
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