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Cutting-edge Research and Diagnostic Services

Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences

Faculty in the Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences are engaged in research programs exploring the molecular mechanisms of disease and developing new procedures that enable its diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Please select a profile below to learn more.

Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences

The Frontier Between Basic Research and Clinical Research

The Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences trains doctors of veterinary medicine, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows to generate new basic biomedical knowledge, develop innovative new approaches, and translate their results to improve animal and human health.

three people in gloves and lab coats assess lab results
Photo by John Joyner/NC State Veterinary Medicine


Julie Balko

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Eli Cohen

Associate Clinical Professor

Mathew Gerard

Teaching Professor, Veterinary Anatomy

Ke Huang

Asst Research Professor

Jorge Piedrahita

Professor and Director, Comparative Medicine Institute

Lysa Posner

Professor of Anesthesiology, Assistant Dean Student Development