External links to other organisations of interest to scientists in the biosciences.
BBSRC - the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
The UK's leading funding agency for academic research and training in the non-medical life sciences
Communicating biochemistry internationally
British Biophysical Society - BBS
The BBS aims to promote the physical characterisation and understanding of biomolecular functions
The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.
European Life Scientist Organization (ELSO)
Promotes the science and activities of biologists using molecular tools, breaking the barriers between various disciplines in Life Science.
Division of Chemistry in Life Sciences
Human Frontier Science Program
HFSP promotes international collaboration through a prestigious program of grants.
Royal Society of Biology
The UK’s professional body for biologists, representing more than 14,000 members working in industry, research, education and healthcare
Institute of Physics
An international professional body and learned society, established to promote the advancement and dissemination of physics
Medical Research Council (MRC)
UK government group which aims to improve health by promoting research into all areas of medical and related science
The Wellcome Trust is the largest charity in the UK. It funds innovative biomedical research, in the UK and internationally, spending around £600 million each year to support the brightest scientists with the best ideas. The Trust supports public debate about biomedical research and its impact on health and wellbeing.