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Graduate Information


Department of Biochemistry
175 South University St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907
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Plans of study in Biochemistry in addition to Pre-Med and Pre-Vet Concentrations
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Undergraduate Research
100% Student Participation in Undergraduate Research
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Class size
1:6 Faculty to Student Ratio
Professor Clint Chapple
Biochemistry professor elected to National Academy of Sciences for research accomplishments
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Karlie Tischendorf in lab
Junior discovers she can study the ocean from Indiana

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Clayton Hicks playing guitar
Biochemistry senior honored for campus leadership

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Dr. Dudareva in lab
New and improved cherry flavor courtesy of the petunia flower

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