Department of Biochemistry

Biochemistry

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Ryan Lab Figure

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Menon Lab Figure

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Menon Lab Figure

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McGraw Lab Figure

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Levitz Lab Figure

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Eliezer Lab Image

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Dittman Lab Figure

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Dittman Lab Figure

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Dittman Lab Figure

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Dittman Lab Figure

We offer unique opportunities for graduate trainees and postdoctoral fellows to develop an integrated approach to cell and developmental biology.

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The Department of Biochemistry is affiliated with renowned graduate training programs.
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Seminars

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Biochemistry Conference Room
Transcription factor function in pluripotent and primordial germ cell states

Transcription factor function in pluripotent and primordial germ cell states

SPEAKER: Ian Chambers, Ph.D. Professor of Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicin​​​​​​​e, University of Edinburg Host: Heidi Stuhlmann, Ph.D.
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Advances and Challenges in Therapeutic Regeneration of Pancreatic Beta Cells for Diabetes

Advances and Challenges in Therapeutic Regeneration of Pancreatic Beta Cells for Diabetes

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecturer: Andrew Stewart, M.D. Director, Diabetes Obesity and Metabolism Institute Professor, Dept. of Medicine Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Host: Dr. Timothy McGraw Please call 646.962.2759 for more information.
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Mechanism of Electrogenic Plasticity in Synaptic Transmission

Mechanism of Electrogenic Plasticity in Synaptic Transmission

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecturer: Michael Hoppa, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Dartmouth College Host: Dr. Timothy Ryan Please call 646.962.2759 for more information.
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Departmental Conference Room
Fatty Acid Deactivation, in Sickness and in Health

Fatty Acid Deactivation, in Sickness and in Health

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecturer: Baran Ersoy, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medicine, WCM Host: Dr. Frederick Maxfield Please call 646.962.2759 for more information.