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Welcome to our Media centre. Here you will find a full archive of our news releases and statements, latest media coverage of the Biochemical Society and other useful information for the media.




About the Biochemical Society

The Biochemical Society promotes the future of molecular biosciences; facilitating the sharing of expertise, supporting the advancement of biochemistry and molecular biology, and raising awareness of their importance in addressing societal grand challenges.


We achieve our mission by:


Supporting the next generation of biochemists; promoting the opportunities offered by biochemistry and molecular biology through education and training from age 15 upwards

Bringing together molecular bioscientists; fostering connections and providing a platform for collaboration and networking across our membership and the wider community to ensure a strong future for molecular biosciences in both academia and industry

Promoting and sharing knowledge; enabling the circulation of scientific information through meetings, publications and public engagement to support innovation, inform decision-making and advance biochemistry and molecular biology

Promoting the importance of our discipline; highlighting the role of molecular biosciences in interdisciplinary and translational research, while supporting the fundamental research that underpins applied studies

Media enquiries

Anastasia Stefanidou, Communications Officer 


Telephone during working hours (9am to 5pm Monday to Friday) +44 (0)20 7685 2463

For enquiries about The Biochemist or Portland Press journals please contact: 

Helen Albert, Community and Press Editor


Telephone during working hours (9am to 5pm Monday to Friday) +44 (0)20 7685 2429