How to apply to the Chemical Biology option

How do I apply to the program? The Chemical Biology Option is offered by three departments: Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Students wishing to enroll in the program...


Graduate Profiles Alex Therien, BSc’94 PhD’99Research Fellow, Merck Frosst“I came to McGill because of the quality of the science being done here. The research was far-reaching and very relevant...

The Department

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Community life

2015 Christmas Party 2015 Biochemistry Get-Together 2014 Thompson Lecturer 2014 McGill Homecoming

Philippe Gros

Professor Department of Biochemistry Cancer resistance to chemotherapy; genetic models of innate resistance or susceptibility to disease

Orientation & Advising

WELCOME U1's — Come to Orientation on:  Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 12:30 PM in Room 1034 McIntyre Medical Sciences Building

Employment opportunities

Working at McGill Academic Personnel OfficeThe APO does not hire directly. McGill Dept of Human ResourcesNon-academic positions.


Administrative and Teaching Support Staff in Biochemistry...

Edward A. Meighen

Professor Emeritus Department of Biochemistry Regulation of enzymes and genes edward.meighen [at] 1969 - PhD Biochemistry, University of California (Berkeley)