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Working in modern research facilities with advanced instrumentation, the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Indiana University School of Medicine is working to understand the biochemical and molecular basis of biological processes that lead to common health problems such as diabetes and obesity, cancer, neurological disorders, infectious diseases, cardiovascular malfunctions and alcoholism. Students and faculty in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology thrive in a friendly scientific environment that promotes both intra- and inter-departmental collaboration.
Exploring Critical Disease States
The faculty in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology are vigorously engaged in research focused on understanding the biochemical and molecular bases of fundamentally important biological processes. Faculty and students in this department are working at the forefront of research to probe the molecular mechanisms of cancer, diabetes and obesity, neurological disorders, infectious diseases, and alcoholism.