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Biochemists and Biophysicists

On the Job


Biochemists and Biophysicists study the chemical composition or physical principles of cells and organisms. They conduct research on chemical reactions involved in metabolism, reproduction, or growth.

Physical Demands   

This career requires good eyesight.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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