Biochemistry @ Iowa

Charles Brenner, PhD


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

Charles Brenner, PhD
Chair and DEO, Department of Biochemistry


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


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Biochemistry Workshop: Catherine Musselman, PhD

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Molecular mechanisms of histone signaling in a chromatin relevant context" Dr. Catherine Musselman Assistant Professor Department of Biochemistry University of Iowa

Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Douglas Lowy, MD

Thursday, October 18, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Dr. Douglas Lowy, MD, will visit campus on October 18, 2018 to present a lecture on "Global Control of HPV-associated Cancers by Vaccination and Screening" at 4:00pm in the Prem Sahai Auditorium (1110A MERF). Dr. Lowy is an NIH Distinguished Investigator in the Laboratory of Cellular Oncology and Deputy Director of the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health. ...