About Biochemistry

Mark O'Brian PhD.

Mark R. O’Brian, PhD, chairs a department with 22 faculty members and 27 graduate students.

Collaborate. Contribute. Prepare. In our department, you will work alongside accomplished faculty dedicated to helping you master cutting-edge research techniques and develop new science.

  • Why Choose Biochemistry at UB?
    Our faculty have diverse expertise and are committed to teaching and mentoring in a collaborative environment that provides you practical training in state-of-the art facilities.
  • Our Philosophy and Approach
    With our highly flexible research and training environment, you’ll be encouraged to develop your strengths in order to make unique contributions to shared goals.
  • Our Students and Alumni
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  • Employment Opportunities
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