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.

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                          Reminder!
37th Annual Pharmacological Sciences

and Bio-related Chemistry Symposium

                     Friday, March 31st, 2017

                         8:00 am to 5:00 pm

                          Palmer Commons

Keynote Speaker:  Dr. John Lowe, M.D.,Senior Director of Pathology at Genentech

Presenting:  "Glycoengineering in Pharma and Biotech:  Therapeutics, Diagnostics and Basic Science"

Click HERE for more Information

Register for the PSTP Symposium HERE

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                             SAVE THE DATE!

           Department of Biological Chemistry

                Student Awards Presentations

                 and Departmental Reception

                           TUESDAY, MAY 16TH, 2017

We are happy to announce that Dr. John Denu from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (Postdoctoral Fellow with Jack Dixon 1993-1996) will be this year’s Distinguished Alumni Lecturer.  His seminar is scheduled for Noon on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 and will be immediately followed by our Student Awards Presentations and Departmental Reception – please Mark Your Calendars!   Additional information on location will come at a later date.

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            REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Cellular Biotechnology Training Program

                  2017 Symposium

                     Wednesday, May 17th

              Forum Hall, Palmer Commons

Keynote Spreaker:  Dr. Gary Nabel, Chief Scientific Officer, Sanofi

Register By:               May 2, 2017

Abstract Deadline:     April 28, 2017

To register click HERE

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Masters in Biochemistry

Applications for Fall 2018

Available September 2017

Explore our website to learn more about our one-year program.

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