The Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine discipline was founded in the year 2003 along with the establishment of Faculty of Medicine UiTM in Jalan Othman, Petaling Jaya. The Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine discipline embarked on the knowledge dissemination journey with a humble number of just two biochemistry professors. At present, the discipline has strived further to having nine lecturers with various specializations in biochemistry and molecular medicine. The members of the Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine discipline are always in pursuit of excellence while thriving under the Medical Science Cluster.
The Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine studies in medicine is of a paramount important as it is a study of the chemical processes and substances occurring in living things with emphasise on the basic knowledge of molecular biology. It is a pivotal foundation for the medical students in becoming highly motivated and accomplished medical professionals. Respectively, members of the Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine discipline aspire in delivering the knowledge to the pre-clinical students to our best effort and commitment. In line with the faculty vision in promoting significant scientific research, members of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine discipline has and continues to contribute toward the research development in the faculty. Research findings of the biochemistry and molecular medicine researchers have been published in numerous indexed and peered-reviewed international journals in addition to many awards of recognitions from the scientific community. Very much so, members of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine discipline will always aspire toward excellence both in teaching as well as research.