Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

About the Department

The USC Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology maintains a broad-based approach to various aspects of biochemical and molecular biological research. The department is known for its strong research, excellence in teaching and leadership in the scientific and academic community.

About the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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“One of my major contributions to science has been the development of new technological approaches. At several times in my career, it has become clear that a new approach was needed to answer a research question.”
Peggy Farnham, PhD
W.M. Keck Chair in Biochemistry
Professor and Chair of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
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Pathology Resident Conference: Dr. Lakshmanan Sathyavagiswaran

Pathology Resident Conference: Dr. Lakshmanan Sathyavagiswaran

09/30/2016
Hoffman Medical Research Building, Room 202, USC Health Sciences Campus
8:00 am - 9:00 am

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