Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Graduate Group
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News in BMB:
Click here to view the video highlighting the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics which is premiering at the 2014 Biophysical Society meeting.
Congratulations to Matt Sochor (advisor: Mitch Lewis), who successfully defended his thesis on March 3rd!
The lab of Jim Shorter unraveled a misfolded yeast protein. Results published in January 16, 2014 issue of Cell. Read the PennNews Release.
Walter Witschey (Ph.D.,2009 - advisor, Dr. Ravi Reddy) has been appointed Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Perelman School of Medince at the University of Pennsylvania.
Congratulations to the December 2013 BMB graduates!
Ni-Ting Chiou, Ph.D. (advisor: Kristen Lynch)
Gabriel Gonzalez, Ph.D. (advisor: Bill DeGrado)
Yu-San Huoh, Ph.D. (advisor: Kate Ferguson)
Tomo Mani, Ph.D. (advisor:
Kevan Salimian, Ph.D. (advisor: Ben Black)
Benjamin Walters, Ph.D. (advisor: Walter Englander)
The Graduate Group in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics is devoted to the education and training of a new generation of scientists ready to apply quantitative, mechanistic and molecular approaches to advance the frontiers of biomedical research.
Grounded on a strong relationship with the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, BMB offers truly interdisciplinary training that is coordinated by a fluid and diverse faculty representing many departments and schools of the University.
The more than 75 research laboratories affiliated with BMB share common interests to understand biological phenomena at the fundamental molecular level, exploiting an ever-increasing battery of biochemical and biophysical techniques.
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Click here to see photos from the 2013 BMB/B&B Retreat, November 7- 8, at Skytop Lodge in the Pocono Mountains.