Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Cell & Molecular Biology

About Us

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s Department of Cell and Molecular Biology’s (CMB) faculty, staff, and students address a wide range of cell biological questions through study and research. Diseases studied are wide ranging and include premature aging, Alzheimer’s, cancer, heart, lung and skin diseases. Many members of the Department of Cell & Molecular Biology faculty are active members of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center , the Center for Genetic Medicine, the Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center  and the Skin Disease Research Center. We explore ways to connect and collaborate with our clinical colleagues at Feinberg in translational research.

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