Department of

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Saint Louis University School of Medicine


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A Decade of Progress (2010-2019)


422 Total Publications;
70 (17%) in Journals with Impact Factor>10


75% Increase in
External Grant Funding


36 Awards
(Including a Pew Scholar)


16 Ph.D. Graduates
5 M.D./Ph.D. Graduates

BMB Internal Grant Program

The Internal Grant Program is open to all faculty with a primary or secondary appointment in the Department of Biochemistry.

Grants of up to $50,000 are available. Applications are accepted any time and there are two grant mechanisms.


Announcing the

Centennial Chair

in Biochemistry

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Recent Publications in the Department
Biochemistry Publications, 2009-2020
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Biochemistry Publications:
as of March 2021
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Research Spotlight
Biochemistry News
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology