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Bioscience PhD Programs 

Come be a part of a great research community and join the laboratory of more than 160 faculty.


The Bioscience PhD Programs are comprised of the Molecular Biology Program and Biological Chemistry Program. Each program is distinct in its core curriculum and requirements and reach across 10 departments at the University of Utah. The programs allow students to obtain a broad scientific education, yet tailor their training to their specific interests. Students carry out cutting-edge research mentored by world-class scientists, in an environment emphasizing the critical thinking and creativity necessary to become a successful scientist.


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Department of Human Genetics Presents Thesis Defense By

Matthew Moulton

"Roles of Glycosyltransferases in Drosophila Development"

Wednesday May 31, 2017
2:00 PM
Eccles Auditorium


Human Genetics Seminar Series Presents


Professor, Department of Genetics and Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School and
The Boston Children’s Hospital

“Genetic Modifiers of Muscular Dystrophy as Targets for Therapy”

Tuesday June 6, 2017
12:00 NOON
EIHG 1st floor Auditorium


Congratulations to Wesley Sundquist for 2017 Rosenblatt Prize for Excellence!

Biochemistry scholar awarded U’s most prestigious faculty award



Last Updated: 5/23/17