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Biochemistry majors learn how to think and work at the atomic, molecular, and cellular levels. There are whole universes to explore when you zoom in to a different perspective. You can specialize your study with focus options in Research & Biotechnology, Pre-Medicine, or Biophysics. We'll show you the tools to do everything from decoding DNA to analyzing enzymes.

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  • Claire Campbell

    Adventure = Discovering Dentistry

    Claire thought she would be a vet or family doctor, so she came to Iowa State to complete her science-based coursework. But it wasn’t until she shadowed a dentist  that she found her true calling.

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