Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Welcome to Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Augusta University

We are committed to excellence in research and teaching, with the common goal of discovery and dissemination of knowledge that can be applied to the treatment and prevention of disease.

The department is known for its multidisciplinary collaborations, with both basic and clinical investigators using cutting-edge technologies to investigate normal and disease states at the molecular level. Students are important contributors to laboratory research, where they are trained to be competitive for educational and research positions in diverse academic and industrial environments. Our faculties are supported by major funding agencies, and the insight gained by their work has been disseminated in reputable peer-reviewed journals.

BMB SPOTLIGHT

liu news2018New grant to help research compound to treat colorectal cancer

Dr. Kebin Liu and Dr. Chunwan Lu of BMB featured

Read more about the new grant

 

Browning
A small, daily dose of Viagra may reduce colorectal cancer risk

Dr. Darren Browning and Dr. Bianca Islam of BMB featured  
Read more about their research

 

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Gene/cell connection provides new insight into how our gut microbiome stays healthy

Dr. Honglin Li of BMB featured

Read more about the new insight

 

 

 

seminars

January 25 
Honglin Li, PhD
AU, Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

February 8 
Nagendra Singh, PhD
AU, Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology


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contact us

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Health Sciences Campus, Cancer Research Center CN-1166

  706-721-3271
  706-721-6608