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BBS Tracks

The Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS) is a doctoral program that enables you to take advantage of all of the resources found at a modern research university. Everything Yale has to offer – faculty, facilities, and campuses - is here in one comprehensive, interdisciplinary graduate program. BBS is organized around 8 research areas (called Tracks) to provide students and faculty with a place to call home. Students apply to and matriculate in one of these 8 Tracks and spend their first year within the Track. Click the links below to learn more about the research opportunities within each Track:

  1. Biochemistry, Quantitative Biology, Biophysics, and Structural Biology (BQBS)
  2. Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (CBB)
  3. Immunology
  4. Microbiology
  5. Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics, and Development (MCGD)
  6. Neuroscience
  7. Plant Molecular Biology (PMB)
  8. Translational Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology (TMMPP)