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The cutting-edge research in Chemistry and Chemical Biology at UC Merced occurs at the ever-blurring interface between chemistry, biology, physics and engineering. Our collaborative environment, coupled with strong research ties inside UC Merced and across the country, provides students with opportunities to become excellent scientists while answering difficult, topical questions.

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Chemical BiologyOrganic ChemistryTheoretical ChemistryPhysical ChemistryMaterials Chemistry

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