Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB)


May 3, 2018
Madhavi Kadakia, chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, will serve as a fellow in the ELAM Program for Women at Drexel University College of Medicine.
Apr 19, 2018
Katherine Heminger returned to the university to teach a seminar and meet with Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. Program students.
Mar 20, 2018
Marquise Crosby, a senior biochemistry and molecular biology major, works as a lab assistant at Wright-Patterson in the Soft Matter Branch of the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Directorate.
Mar 15, 2018
As interns at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology students developed a research project for a pill to prevent or minimize bacterial illness among deployed military personnel.
Mar 9, 2018
The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1 million grant that promises to expand and further diversify undergraduate research in Wright State University’s College of Science and Mathematics.
Feb 19, 2018
The Air Force Research Laboratory-Carroll High School iGEM team proudly displays their gold medals after the international iGEM competition in Boston Nov. 13, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo/Richard Eldridge)

Last November, 337 teams from around the world convened in Boston for the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition, a premiere international student team competition in Synthetic Biology. Teams are made up of high school, undergraduate, graduate, and post doc level students. Wright State students Andrea Poole and Tina Davis competed with members of the AFRL-Carrol High School (CHS) student iGEM research team. Out of the 47 high school teams the AFRL-Carroll team, who...

Oct 19, 2017
Julian Gomez-Cambronero works with members of his laboratory to find the molecular mechanisms that lead to breast cancer cell growth and invasiveness.
Jun 2, 2017
Wright State scientist Julian Gomez-Cambronero will receive the prestigious Communications Award conferred by Cadena SER.
May 3, 2017
Tanya Paull, professor in molecular genetics and microbiology at Texas at Austin, and Sergei Mirkin, professor and biology chair at Tufts, will deliver keynote addresses.
Apr 24, 2017
Kwang-Jin Cho, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, is working to find better anti-cancer drugs in his lab.


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