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Biochemistry @ Iowa

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Welcome to the home page of one of the fastest growing departments of biochemistry in the U.S., where our faculty have developed superb educational and research programs. Learn more about our department

Kris DeMali, PhD
Professor and Interim Chair and Departmental Executive Officer


A wide array of educational opportunities are available in the department's undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral programs.


Learn more about the eight primary areas of investigation within the department.

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Learn more about the department's faculty members, students and staff.


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4/20 Virtual Biochemistry Workshop: Zach Wehrspan

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Zach Wehrspan Biochemistry Graduate Student Dr. Adrian Elcock Labbio Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link

Structural Biology Interest Group

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

The Structural Biology Interest Group meetings are biweekly at 9:00am. Currently the group meets via Zoom.  The faculty director of the group is Dr. Todd Washington.  To join the mailing list or request the Zoom link, please contact Sonya Housholder in the CCOM Office of Research.  This meeting date will be used for the Structural Biology Advisory Committee spring meeting.