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The Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology is a dynamic research intensive basic science department of the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. Our teaching mission includes instruction in medical biochemistry for undergraduate medical students and lectures on biochemistry to graduate students in the multidisciplinary Basic Medical Sciences Graduate Program. Postdoctoral fellows participate in departmental and College of Medicine training experiences.  Faculty members also participate in undergraduate research programs in the summer. 
 
Areas of research interest in the department include:
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CANCER CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
•Mitosis and cell cycle control
•Metastasis/migration

 

 

 

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CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES
•Atherosclerosis
•Coronary artery disease
•Cholesterol
•Diabetes

 

 

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LUNG DISEASES
•Acute lung injury
•Asthma
•Pulmonary hypertension

Please contact us at the address below for educational and employment opportunities, and visit faculty web pages for more information on research interests of the faculty and trainees in the department.

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

University of South Alabama College of Medicine

5851 USA Drive North, MSB2320 • Mobile, AL 36688 • Phone: 251-460-6402

 

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