Welcome

The research interests of our faculty span a broad spectrum of biochemistry ranging from cell and developmental biology to structural biology. The unifying theme defining us is an interest in biological processes at the molecular level. The department is home to state of the art facilities and instruments for X-ray crystallography, NMR spectroscopy, mass spectrometry, fluorescence microscopy, to name just a few. A collaborative and collegial atmosphere makes the Biochemistry Department an ideal place to do science and train for a wide variety of biomedical science careers.

Department of Biochemistry Important Links

Graduate Program

The Department of Biochemistry offers diverse research opportunities leading to the PhD for students interested in doing biomedical research at a molecular level.

Seminars

Posting of the seminar programs available through the Department of Biochemistry at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Postdoctoral Fellows

A listing of Postdoctoral Fellows in the Department of Biochemistry at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Research Scientists

Research Scientists in the Dept. of Biochemistry at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Research Facilities

Research facilities is a listing of all shared equipment for college wide use that is owned by the Dept. of Biochemistry.

Armand J. Quick

Armand J Quick Award

Armand J. Quick award at the Medical College of Wisconsin

News

News of the people in the Department of Biochemistry at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Contact Information

Medical College of Wisconsin
Dept. of Biochemistry
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-8435
(414) 955-6510 fax
biochemdept@mcw.edu

Biochemistry Site Map

Graduate Program

Biochemistry Graduate Program

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Biochemistry News

MCW researchers discover ancient cellular mutation leading to multi-celled organisms

Feb. 8 - Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) researchers Brian Volkman, PhD, professor of biochemistry, and Dustin Whitney, PhD, postdoctoral fellow, recently co-authored a study suggesting the evolution of an ancient cellular mutation 600 million years ago allowed single cells to evolve to multi-celled organisms.

PayPal's Peter Thiel invests in firm co-founded by Medical College of Wisconsin researcher

Oct. 13 - A biotech firm co-founded by Medical College of Wisconsin professor Blake Hill received an investment from Breakout Labs — the science-centric nonprofit backed by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel. Milwaukee Business Journal

Congratulations Dr. Park

Dr. Park has been selected as a PI for a clinical trial.

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