Inorganic Biochemistry Discussion Group

Industrial Physical Chemistry

The Inorganic Biochemistry Discussion Group (IBDG) is one of the RSC's many Interest Groups. The Interest Groups are member driven groups which exist to benefit RSC members, and the wider chemical science community, in line with the RSC's strategy and charter.

The Group serves the UK community of inorganic biochemists and bio-inorganic chemists.Membership is open to all RSC members interested in the interface between inorganic chemistry and the life/medical sciences.


  • The Group generally holds one meeting a year.
  • The Group also awards the IBDG Young Investigator Award.   

Get Involved

We are always looking for new members who are keen to get involved and to help organise our activities. If you would like to find out more please contact the Secretary.

Join this Interest Group

If you are a member of the Royal Society of Chemistry and would like to join an Interest Group, please contact Membership Department using the email link below with:

  • your name
  • your membership number
  • state the name of the group you wish to join    

Related Links

Link icon The Inorganic Biochemistry Discussion Group
The IBDG was founded in 1975 to encourage activities relating to teaching and research concerning the biological function of those elements whose study is normally considered to be within the purview of inorganic chemistry

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Downloadable Files

Annual Report 2018
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Contact and Further Information

Membership Department
Thomas Graham House, Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 0WF
Tel: +44 (0) 1223 432 141