BioChemistry and Molecular Biology

Your gift to the biochemistry and molecular biology department enables groundbreaking research, solving major problems in cancer, diabetes, neurodegenerative and genitourinary diseases. The next generation of scientists is trained here – from graduate students to post-doctoral fellows. Professors and students alike have an unstoppable commitment to research in cancer biology, cell signaling, regulation of gene expression, and neuroscience.

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Your gift powers our vision and helps the LSU Health Science Center in Shreveport remain at the forefront of healing, learning and discovering. Your generosity is helping to transform medicine and lives.

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Stephan N. Witt, Ph.D. Professor and Department Chairman

“The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at LSU Health Shreveport is dedicated to two central goals. First, we investigate the fundamental molecular mechanisms that enable cells and organisms to grow, reproduce, and interact with their environment.”

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