Columbia University

College of Physicians and Surgeons

Genetics and Development


630 West 169th Street

New York City, NY 10027

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Genetics and Development

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Genetics and Development provides graduate training in the following major research areas: the regulation of gene expression and growth control in eukaryotic cells, the molecular genetics of cell differentiation and development, the genetics and pathogenesis of inherited disease, the molecular genetics of cancer, and the genetics of recombination and linkage analysis. Specific research programs are listed next to names of the faculty on the back of this page. The purpose of the program is to train graduate students for research careers in genetics and development.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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