Washington University in St Louis

Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry

Address:

One Brookings Drive / Campus Box 1079

Washington University

Saint Louis, MO 63130

United States

Phone:

1-800-852-9074

Fax:

1-314-362-3369

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Biochemistry

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Students and preceptors in the biochemistry program utilize the concepts and approaches of chemistry to understand the molecular basis of biological processes. Fundamental chemical principles such as kinetics and thermodynamics, along with detailed structural information, provide the main experimental avenues that often are combined with theoretical approaches to understand the stability and specificity of macromolecular interactions, their mechanisms of action, and the regulation of a variety of cellular processes.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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