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.


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

Meet Our Team

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


Biochemistry Workshop: Dr. Daniel Weeks

Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 12:30pm

"Using Xenopus oocytes to examine functional protein aggregation" Dr. Daniel Weeks Professor Biochemistry, Pediatrics

Biochemistry Thesis Seminar: Young Joo Sun

Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

"Engineering PDZ domain specificity" Young Joo Sun Graduate Student Department of Biochemistry Mentor: Dr. Ernesto Fuentes