Chemistry is helping to improve and maintain accessible human health in a changing world.
Our Key Activities
Video competition for young researchers to demonstrate innovative science communication
Watch our public panel discussion exploring the challenges of fighting antibiotic resistance, which took place on Monday 18 November 2013
11 April 2013
An RSC position paper describing the changes that have taken place in the drug discovery sector and the challenges this presents
A list of RSC policy documents and reports relevant to the Human Health roadmap area
Conferences & Events
24 October 2013, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Shanghai, China
University of Warwick,
06 November 2013 13:00 18:00
Tools and Strategies to Find Chemical Probes for Your Protein - The Role of Computer-Aided Drug Discovery
15 November 2013, Charles Darwin House, 12 Roger Street, London WC1N 2JU
9-10 December 2013, Chicheley Hall, Milton Keynes
Thursday 5 September 2013, 6.30pm. Professor Jaap den Toonder will lecture on the point of care diagnostics.
Dr John Dixon outlines aspects of the discovery of Brilinta.
The CBID is open to all members of the RSC as a society-wide grouping representing the interests of the chemistry-biology interface
Embraces subjects ranging from bio-organic/natural products through organometallics to aspects of organic polymers, natural or man-made.
BMCS aims to further the interests of all members of the RSC, both industrial and academic, involved in the pursuit and understanding of biologically active molecules
A KTN focusing on innovation across the biosciences [External Site]
A KTN aiming to accelerate innovation in within the healthcare industry [External link]
This collection of papers demonstrates the use of (nano)technology in the diagnosis, imaging and treatment of cancer.
A collection of articles in the emerging field of epigenetics research from MedChemComm.
Lab on a Chip and Integrative Biology are delighted to bring you the following collection of articles on organ-on-chip research.
A themed issue of Lab on a Chip covering a range of topics in microfluidics and POC testing
Follow updates from our multi-disciplinary MedChemComm journal
The focus of this new book is for medicinal chemists on the chemical agents that have been used, or might be required in the future, and the methods of synthesis for inserting the reporter groups. A key reference for academics, postgraduates, researchers, industrialists and professionals working in or joining this field.