The Department of Biological Chemistry continues to be in the forefront of cutting-edge research. Our seventeen primary faculty members and colleagues are making great strides to generate and disseminate new knowledge and original concepts in biochemistry and molecular biology through creative research and scholarship.
Cutting-edge research applies multifaceted approaches to a range of questions aimed at understanding the behavior of molecules, cells, and living organisms in health and disease. Our scientific diversity enhances the rigor and collaborative nature of research in our department, and greatly enriches our trainees' experience.
Our outstanding faculty, staff, students and postdoctoral fellows continue to succeed in their scientific endeavors highlighted in numerous publications, talks and awards. Check out Biological Chemistry’s latest news and events!
The Department of Biological Chemistry fosters a "home-away-from-home" family environment. Supporting our students and postdoctoral fellows from all programs and labs are a top priority. Whether it is a scientific meeting or a picnic, the department faculty, students, and fellows enjoy spending time together.
Department members & the Hopkins Community are privileged to have access to many stimulating forums with world renowned speakers.