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Call for nominations

Call for nominations

Society members are encouraged to nominate themselves or a colleague as a Society trustee or committee member. These positions can provide the opportunity to gain invaluable new skills, knowledge and understanding. 


Science Policy

Science Policy

The Biochemical Society engages with science policy through consultations, position statementsevents, and addressing key issues such as those facing women in science. 


Conferences

Conferences

The Biochemical Society offers an excellent wide-ranging programme of high-quality scientific conferences, in the UK and abroad. Our events cover a wide spectrum of topics and proposals for conferences are welcome from any member of the scientific community. 

 

 


Membership

Membership

Join the Biochemical Society at any time of year, at any stage of your career. Benefits include a programme of grants supporting research, attendance at scientific conferences and the sponsorship of events.  


Education

Education

We aim to inspire and engage young people in the molecular biosciences, increase the public understanding of the discipline, support members with their careers and research, and provide grants to support members with outreach and lab placements.


Unexpected protein partnership has implications for cancer treatment
16.04.2014

Scientists have identified two unlikely partners in a type of immune cell called a macrophage that work together in response to cancer drugs to increase inflammation in a way that may alter tumour growth.


Pioneering findings on the dual role of carbon dioxide in photosynthesis
15.04.2014

Researchers at Umeå University have found that carbon dioxide, in its ionic form bicarbonate, has a regulating function in the splitting of water in photosynthesis. This means that carbon dioxide has an additional role to being reduced to sugar.