Ms. Ambreen's thesis is entitled: "Characterization of Spliceosome Assembly in Cyanidioschyzon Merolae"
Chair: Dr. Loraine Lavallee
University of Northern British Columbia
A UNBC biochemistry student will be helping the fight against breast cancer thanks to a prestigious award from the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF).
Daud Akhtar, a fourth-year biochemistry and molecular biology major from Prince George, received a 2014 BC Cancer Studentship, sponsored by the CBCF, to work with UNBC biochemistry professor Dr. Chow Lee on a project entitled “Towards Breaking the CRD-BP-GLI1 mRNA interaction as an Potential Approach for the Treatment of Breast Cancer”.
Meet your professors and fellow students
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Dr. Todd Whitcombe, Chair, Associate Professor
Chemistry, Environmental Engineering & Environmental Science
Office: Lab 8-439
The Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Biology B.Sc. Program combines the rigour of chemistry with the fascination of living systems, and is therefore the traditional major for students with biomedical interests.
- To be eligible to apply to the BCMB Honours Degree, students must have a cumulative GPA - over all years and all institutions - of 3.33. This must be maintained in each semester.
- Applicants must have completed 60 credit hours of study.