University of Nebraska Medical Center

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The goal of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is to provide comprehensive education and training for future scientists planning careers as experimental biologists and science educators.

Department Chair: Surinder K. Batra, PhD

Dr. Surinder Batra serves as professor and chairperson of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Stokes-Shackelford Professor, and Associate Director for Education and Training of the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

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Surinder K. Batra, PhD


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Our faculty work to educate the next generation of health professionals and to make discoveries that will change patients' lives.

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