The Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

The Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology (BCMP) is a community of creative scholars, talented scientists and dedicated staff focused on advancing the research, teaching, and service missions of Harvard Medical School. The focus of research in BCMP lies in the elucidation of molecular mechanisms in biology and disease, emphasizing molecular, structural, and chemical approaches to understanding form and function in biology. 

Norris and his brethren—including Robocop, Rambo, the Buffybot and B.A. Baracus—help the researchers reveal how cells duplicate DNA and tolerate or repair DNA damage.
Norris and his brethren—including Robocop, Rambo, the Buffybot and B.A. Baracus—help the researchers reveal how cells duplicate DNA and tolerate or repair DNA damage.