Biochemistry

The Biochemistry Department places an emphasis on education through its seminar series and instruction by experienced faculty, whose specialties range from structural biology to the biochemical basis of disease. Professors and chairs have produced impactful research on diabetes, metabolism and other topics. The department participates in several graduate training programs, including the Tri-Institutional Training Program in Chemical Biology, and the Tri-Institutional M.D.-Ph.D. Training Program. 

News

New Molecular Sensor Tracks Energy Use at the Subcellular Level

May 16, 2024

A team led by researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Janelia Research Campus has developed and tested a high-resolution sensor for...
Dr. Timothy Ryan Elected to National Academy of Sciences

May 1, 2024

Dr. Timothy Ryan, professor of biochemistry in anesthesiology at Weill Cornell Medicine, has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest...
Gene Signature May Predict Response to Immunotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

February 23, 2024

A new study identified a set of 140 genes that may help predict enhanced disease-free survival in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) treated with a combination of...

Events

Jun 25, 2024
12:00pm to 1:00pm
"Information Coding of Cellular Signaling"