University of California, Riverside


The CMDB Difference

Student in lab

The Interdepartmental Cell, Molecular, and Developmental Biology Graduate Program offers both Doctoral and Masters of Science degrees with a heavy dose of research in basic, applied, agricultural, and biomedical sciences.

  • Be it bioethics, proteomics or plant cell pathology, the partnerships between faculty and students at CMDB keep them at the forefront of their fields.
  • CMDB at UCR boasts over 60 participating faculty members from across 11 departments.

Student in lab

  • The UCR campus is home to a number of recently constructed state-of-the-art research facilitiesmaking for an excellent research environment. The Facilities include:
    • Light and electron microscopy centers
    • A genomics institute (with facilities of nucleotide and peptide synthesis, DNA sequencing and cell transformation)
  • Complementing the research, CMDB students have access to a wide range of graduate courses in cell, molecular and developmental biology that can be combined to meet the needs and interests of each individual.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Program Information

Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology
1140 Batchelor Hall

Tel: (951) 827-5621
Fax: (951) 827-5517