Biochemistry is a basic science devoted to the discovery and explanation of the molecular processes that occur in living systems. Biochemists find career opportunities in varied fields. Graduates frequently are hired by biochemical, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical, or agricultural research laboratories operated by universities, medical schools, private enterprise, nonprofit organizations, and state and federal governments.
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