3 good reasons to study Biochemistry with Studies in the USA at Salford: • Study a subject that has provided explanations for the causes of many diseases in humans, plants and animals • Extensive opportunities for work placements and overseas study, including a year in the USA • Newly refurbished and well-equipped teaching and research laboratories for practical work Biochemistry has become the foundation for understanding all biological processes. The knowledge and methods developed by biochemists are applied to all fields of medicine, in agriculture and in many chemical and health related industries. Biochemistry is also unique in providing teaching and research in both protein structure and function, and genetic engineering, the two basic components of the rapidly expanding field of biotechnology. You can opt to take this course with a year of study in the USA; an exchange programme with the University of Toledo in Ohio, which has been running for over 30 years. The University of Toledo was named as a top global player when it comes to taking biotechnology research from the laboratory to the world, and has been recognised by the American Society of Landscape Architects as one of the 22 most beautiful landscaped campuses in the United States.