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Biochemistry and Molecular Biology have become central to the biological revolution that is transforming the life of all humans. Our goal is to prepare students for active participation in this exciting area of human endeavor, by investigating the molecular mechanisms underlying biological processes, with emphasis by focusing on the relationship between macromolecular structure and function. Our research programs range from investigations of the detailed interactions of biological molecules and to broad studies of evolutionary processes. The department has undergone a major expansion in the area of in structural biology, with new faculty who have nationally ranked programs in x-ray crystallography and nuclear magnetic resonance. Read more.

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Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds
August 4 2015 at 1:15 PM
Harper University Hospital
Presented by the WSU Division of Infectious Diseases.
Otologic Evaluation
August 5 2015 at 7:30 AM
Harper University Hospital
Featuring Dr. Monsell. Presented by by the WSU Department of Otolaryngology.
Diagnosis and Treatment of Vocal Fold Paralysis
August 5 2015 at 8:30 AM
Harper University Hospital
Featuring Dr. Bojrab. Presented by by the WSU Department of Otolaryngology.
Support Our Heroes
August 9 2015 at 5:30 PM
Freedom Hill - 14900 Metropolitan Parkway Sterling Heights, MI 48312
The Wayne State University Physician Group Inaugural "Support our Heroes" event is aimed at raising awareness as well as funds for those affected by PTSD. Proceeds to benefit military veterans, police officers and firefighters who battle post-traumatic stress disorder. Funds raised through Save Our Heroes will be placed in an account in the Fund for Medical Research and Education, to be used for clinical support for post-traumatic stress disorder in law enforcement, firefighting and military veterans. 5:30 p.m.VIP Dinner 7:30 p.m.The Beach Boys and The Temptations in concert  
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