Master’s (12 to 36 months) and Doctorate (24 to 54 months)

The graduate program in functional and molecular biology offers master’s and doctoral courses leading to master’s and doctoral degrees in functional and molecular biology (with majors in biochemistry or physiology). The program aims to develop and build on undergraduate studies, to enhance students’ competence as science professionals and to provide an academic environment and facilities that allow students to contribute to the development of research and scientific production in biochemistry and physiology.

Major Area: Biochemistry/Physiology
Lines of Research

  • 1. Chemistry of macromolecules
  • 2. Bioenergetics, metabolism and signal transduction
  • 3. Neurobiology and behavior
  • 4. Teaching
  • 5. The genome, proteome and bioinformatics