Kent State University

School of Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences - Cellular and Molecular Biology


School of Visual Communication Design

Henderson Hall Box 5190

Kent, OH 44242

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science (M.S.), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science (M.S.) and the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Biomedical Sciences–Cellular and Molecular Biology consist of two concentrations: Cellular Biology and Structure and Molecular Biology and Genetics. Cellular and Molecular Biology and Molecular Biology and Genetics prepares creative research scientists for careers in teaching, research and biotechnology. Graduates possess an in-depth comprehension of experimental design at the cellular and molecular levels of biological organization as well as competency in current techniques in the discipline. Major research emphases include signal transduction, biochemistry and pathobiology, gene regulation, cell systems biology, cell and tissue ultrastructure, membrane structure and function, molecular aspects of neurobiology and endocrinology, genetics and metabolism of microorganisms, virology and immunology, and enzymology with an emphasis on protein dynamics and folding as well as cytochrome P-450s.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

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