University of California - Davis

Letters and Science

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


UC Davis, Economics Dept., One Shields Ave.

One Shields Ave

Davis, CA 95616

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ph.D.- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Graduate work is offered in: protein chemistry, control of gene expression, gene rearrangements, chromosome structure and function, immunochemistry, molecular virology, reproductive biochemistry, structure and function of cell surfaces, protein synthesis, biochemistry of neoplasia, biochemistry of chloroplasts, lipid biosynthesis, hormonal control of metabolism, photobiology, enzymology, and membrane transport. Faculty research areas include: cell biology, molecular biology, physical biochemistry, structural biology, metabolism, and genetics in animal, plant and microbial systems.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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