Welcome to the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology

 CONGRATULATIONS to the Department of Cell Biology & Physiology, ranked 1st in the country in NIH funding!


 Thanks to EVERYONE for making us the BEST Department in the country!!!

The department was formed in July 2012 through the merger of the Department of Cell & Developmental Biology and the Department of Cell & Molecular Physiology. The new department brings together two strong traditions of excellence in basic science and translational research, and in pre- and post-doctoral training, including undergraduate, graduate and medical education.

Department Highlight

Keith Burridge elected into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences!

BurridgeThe Academy membership encompasses over 4,600 Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members and reflects the full range of disciplines and professions: mathematics, physical and biological sciences, medicine, social sciences and humanities, business, government, public affairs, and arts. Among the Academy's Fellows are more than 250 Nobel laureates and 60 Pulitzer Prize winners.


Departmental Seminar: Jan Lammerding, PhD Sep 26, 2016 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — G202 MBRB
Fusion Seminar: Temperance Rowell & Vicki Bartsch Oct 03, 2016 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — 124 Taylor Hall
Hooker Imaging Core Open House Oct 06, 2016 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM — 2nd Floor Taylor Hall
Departmental Seminar: Lori Wallrath, PhD Oct 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — G202 MBRB
Departmental Seminar: Anne Eichmann, PhD Oct 31, 2016 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — G202 MBRB
Upcoming events…

We are proud to announce..
The Hooker Imaging Core is NOW OPEN!!

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