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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education Programs


The Verna and Marrs McLean Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology offers talented students an unparalleled opportunity to pursue research-intensive Ph.D. training in a collegial environment that encompasses an uncommon diversity of biomedical topics.

Our faculty members form a close-knit community of interactive investigators with links to a dozen other departments and programs at Baylor College of Medicine. Through work in a wide array of research areas, faculty provide students with a range of scientific perspectives, a variety of educational experiences, and a multiplicity of cutting-edge research tools.


Program Offerings




Interested in applying for Chemical, Physical & Structural Biology Graduate Program graduate program? The regular application deadline is Jan. 1 of each year. There is no application fee to apply!

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The Baylor College of Medicine Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is ranked in the top 10 percent of U.S. graduate schools.

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