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Alumni Spotlight: Zoë Fisher

Published: April 1st, 2019

A 2006 graduate from Dr. Rob McKenna’s lab, Dr. Zoë Fisher is now the group leader for the Deuteration and Macromolecular Crystallization (DEMAX) platform at the European Spallation Source (ESS).

Fall 2018 Graduates

Congratulations to our Fall 2018 Graduates!

Published: January 1st, 2019

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology would like to congratulate and commemorate our Fall 2018 graduating masters and doctoral students on their excellent achievement!

Mayank Aggarwal

Alumni Spotlight: Mayank Aggarwal

Published: November 9th, 2018

Dr. Mayank Aggarwal, a 2013 BMB graduate of Dr. Rob McKenna’s lab, is now a product manager and application scientist at Formulatrix, Inc. where he manages the development of two software systems, Rock Maker and Rock Imager.

Farzaneh Tondnevis

Alumni Spotlight: Farzaneh Tondnevis

Published: September 28th, 2018

Dr. Farzaneh Tondnevis is a 2015 UF Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology graduate of Dr. Linda Bloom and Dr. Rob McKenna’s labs where her primary research focused on the structural, biochemical and biophysical analysis of replication proteins.

Dr. Bode

Alumni Spotlight: Barrie P. Bode

Published: August 27th, 2018

Dr. Barrie P. Bode, Professor and Chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at Northern Illinois University, graduated in 1991 from Dr. Mike Kilberg’s lab where his research focused on the mechanism by which amino acids rapidly activate the major glutamine transport system in the liver.

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Alumni Spotlight: Michelle Gumz

Published: April 30th, 2018

Dr. Michelle Gumz, 2004 alumni of Dr. Brian Cain’s lab, is currently a tenure track Assistant Professor of Medicine at UF, in the Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Renal Transplantation. Dr. Gumz has a joint appointment in the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department!

Marc Malandro

Alumni Spotlight: Marc Malandro

Published: March 1st, 2018

Dr. Marc Malandro, a 1995 UF Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology graduate of Dr. Michael Kilberg’s lab, is now the Vice President of Operations at the Chan Zuckerberg Science Initiative.

College of Medicine Celebration of Research Poster Session

2018 Celebration of Research – February 19 & 20

Published: January 7th, 2018

The UF COM Celebration of Research is a wonderful opportunity for us to reflect on the strength of our research programs and appreciate the breadth, quality, and merit of the science conducted within the College.

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Congratulations to our Fall 2017 Graduates!

Published: December 18th, 2017

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology would like to congratulate and commemorate our Fall 2017 graduating masters and doctoral students on their excellent achievement!

UF College of Medicine Convocation Ceremony

Published: May 5th, 2017

Mir Hossain, Ph.D. and Rosha Poudyal, Ph.D., along with other UF College of Medicine graduate students, were honored at the convocation ceremony held on Friday, April 28, 2017.