Welcome to the Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology (BCMB) Graduate Program at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
We are one of the oldest multidisciplinary graduate programs in the country. Our mission is to train independent research scientists for productive careers by providing a broad foundation in basic science and promoting the study of problems of biomedical importance from a mechanistic perspective. Learn More from our director
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Updates and news from our department.
We are proud of the work that our students are doing. This year’s awardees for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship...... Read More
Our students accomplish great things
2022 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship/ Charles Kirby / Jasmine Grey / Sarah Voss / Virangika Wimalasena
2021 HHMI Gilliam Fellowship/ Chelsy Eddings
2021 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship/ Andrew Eneim / Vienna Huso / Nicholas Keith / Jennifer Viveiros
2021 Hans Joaquim Prochaska Research Award / Chirag Vasavda
2021 Nupur Dinesh Thekdi Research Award / Callie Shubin
Our latest research and discoveries.
Board NL, Moskovljevic M, Wu F, Siliciano RF, Siliciano JD., 2021, Engaging innate immunity in HIV-1 cure strategies, Nat Rev Immunol., doi: 10.1038/s41577-021-00649-1. PMID: 34824401 PubMed
Lyu P, Hoang T, Santiago CP, Thomas ED, Timms AE, Appel H, Gimmen M, Le N, Jiang L, Kim DW, Chen S, Espinoza DF, Telger AE, Weir K, Clark BS, Cherry TJ, Qian J, Blackshaw S., 2021,Gene regulatory networks controlling temporal patterning, neurogenesis, and cell-fate specification in mammalian retina, Cell Rep., 37(7):109994. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2021.109994. PMID: 34788628 PubMed
Wong X, Hoskins VE, Melendez-Perez AJ, Harr JC, Gordon M, Reddy KL., 2021, Lamin C is required to establish genome organization after mitosis, Genome Biol., 22(1):305. doi: 10.1186/s13059-021-02516-7. PMCID: PMC8591896 PubMed