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.