Hands-on Application

Many of our students complete research as part of the program. Recently, our graduate students have studied these topics:

• Tick-borne human pathogens

• Toxin-induced muscular dystrophy

• Microtia

• Cancer cell growth

• Intracellular calcium signaling

• Genome instability

Sample Courses

Cellular and Molecular Biology Program
Biochemistry of Bioenergetics Molecular Biology of Proteins
Bioinformatics Molecular Genetics/Genomics
Biostatistics Nucleic Acid Biochemistry
Cell Culture Techniques Oncogenes and Cytokines
Evaluation of Scientific Literature Pharmacology
Immunology Protein Biochemistry and Enzymology
Medicinal Chemistry  Receptor Effector Systems
Molecular Biology of Nucleic Acids  

Sample Employers

Cellular and Molecular Biology Program
454 Life Sciences Marcus Dairy
Bayer Healthcare Pfizer
Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Tufts Medical Center
Bristol Myers Squibb University of Nevada — Las Vegas
Curagen Corporation U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Lab
Epizyme, Inc. U.S. Surgical Corporation
Farmington Health Center Wyatt, Inc.
GlaxoSmithKline Yale University