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Molecular and Cell Biology at UC Merced

The Molecular and Cell Biology Department at the University of California, Merced houses a dynamic and diverse cohort of research and teaching faculty spanning various disciplines, including molecular biology, cell and developmental biology, biochemistry, microbiology, immunology, physiology, neurobiology, and biology education.

This vibrant community is deeply engaged in basic research, particularly in health-related domains such as stem cell biology, virology, microbiology and immunology, environmental health, and developmental biology, alongside a commitment to science education research. Our faculty members are united by a shared dedication to innovative, multidisciplinary, and collaborative research aimed at advancing scientific frontiers while nurturing diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice.

We invite you to explore our website and discover the groundbreaking work unfolding within the MCB Department, where molecular and cell biologists converge to address real-world challenges through cutting-edge experimental and systems approaches.




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