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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Guo-Min Li, PhD

Exploring DNA mismatch repair: an interview with Guo-Min Li, PhD

For more than 20 years, Guo-Min Li has conducted research and advanced the field of DNA mismatch repair, earning an international reputation for his discoveries in the specialized arena. He started mismatch repair research when he was a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Paul Modrich, PhD, the James B. Duke professor in the Department
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Pathology Resident Conference: Drs. Christina Wei and Andrew Fong

Pathology Resident Conference: Drs. Christina Wei and Andrew Fong

08/26/2016
LAC+USC Medical Center, Clinic Tower, Room A7A
8:00 am - 9:00 am

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