University of Texas Medical Branch

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Cell Biology


301 University Boulevard

Galveston, TX 77555

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Biology (Cellular, Molecular); M.D./Ph.D. - Biology (Cellular, Molecular)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Cell Biology Graduate Program at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) at Galveston is designed for students seeking a Ph.D. degree and cooperates with the M.D. and Ph.D. program for students seeking joint degrees. Many faculty members belong to the Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, with scientific interests primarily in neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neurochemistry and neuroendocrinology, reproductive endocrinology, developmental, molecular and tumor biology as well as cancer biology. However, the program is interdisciplinary and also includes faculty members from the Departments of Neuroscience & Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Otolaryngology, Preventive Medicine & Community Health, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology, Microbiology, Reproductive Sciences, and Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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