$25 Million Gift in Total to Establish Simpson Querrey Institute for EpigeneticsRead the story
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics is dedicated to providing cutting-edge research and education that improves our understanding of the structure and function of genes on a molecular level and of the chemical processes within and related to living organisms and ideas pathogenesis.
Epigenetic Targeted Therapy of Gene Expression in Leukemic Cells
Featured in Northwestern Feinberg Research Newsletter
Issam Ben-Sahra, PhD
Featured in Northwestern Feinberg Research Newsletter and Cover of Molecular Cell
Three-year-old Lily Moyer donated her cells to help scientists treat pediatric leukemia
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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