The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB) is an integral part of the School of Medicine and the Graduate School at KU Medical Center. Lectures and laboratory experiences are offered for students pursuing M.S., Ph.D., and M.D./Ph.D. degrees. Postdoctoral research scientists and visiting faculty members also contribute to the departmental activities.
- Dr. Christy Hagan received a DoD award entitled “Progestin therapy for endometrial cancer” with collaborators at the University of Iowa
- Dr. Bret Freudenthal was awarded an Emerging Leader Award from the Mark Foundation (1 of 6 in the nation).
- Dr. Christy Hagan was awarded a grant from the American Cancer Society.