The Biochemistry Authentic Scientific Inquiry Laboratory Community

BASIL Biochemistry is a course-based research experience (CURE) that uses computational techniques and traditional laboratory methods to assign functions to proteins.

Ask questions, compare results, and interact with other participants!

American Chemical Society Meeting

BASIL Member Bonnie Hall will be presenting in the Innovative Teaching in Physical and Computational Chemistry Sympoisum at the Spring 2024 American Chemical Society meeting in New Orleans. 

Upcoming Workshops!

We have a full slate of workshops coming up in Fall 2023 and Spring 2024.  Whether you are starting the BASIL curriculum, want to learn more about assessment in course-based undergraduate research experiences, or want to learn more about specific BASIL activities, there is something for you!  Check out the events page to learn more.

BASIL students attend 2023 DiscoverBMB

Grand View University BASIL and Biomolecular Modeling students presented  their work in poster sessions at the #DiscoverBMB 23 meeting in Seattle.

Enhancing Assessment of Student Learning in Your CURE

Are you eager to enhance your ability to assess student learning in your CURE? Our workshop is designed to empower faculty members like you with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively evaluate student learning outcomes in CUREs. Learn more and register.