Welcome to the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
Welcome to the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology at the University of Connecticut. We represent fundamental disciplines in biology at the number 1 public university in New England, including genetics and genomics, microbiology, cell biology, biochemistry and structural biology & biophysics. Considerable depth in faculty expertise and departmental resources are available to you in MCB in each of these disciplines and we invite you inside to discover for yourself the exciting research and educational opportunities to be found in this department.
Michael A. Lynes
Professor and Head of Department
- 12/4/13 Congratulations to Leah Rosin , from the Mellone laboratory, for being selected to participate in a 4-weeks visiting scientist program offered by the Center for Cell Circuits Visiting Scientist program at the Broad Institute!
- Congratulations to Cheryl Bell whose submission (Estrogen and the Foreskin: Is Thicker Better?) to the UConn 3 Minute Thesis competition has been selected as the 2nd place winner overall.
- Congratulations to Katrina Velle, PhD student in the Campellone Lab, for winning the Serious Logo category in the MCB Graphics Logo Competition, and to the Campellone Lab for the winning the Humorous Logo category. Thanks to all who participated!