Chemical biology 2022 – Course and Conference Office

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Chemical biology 2022


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Conference Overview

The conference sets the stage for the dissemination and exchange of new developments in diverse, hot fields within chemical biology. It is the largest and longest standing conference in the field, being a platform for inspiration, collaboration and networking for researchers in academia and industry. We aim to provide the possibility for every chemical biologist to meet and discuss with peers topics ranging from tool development to biological applications, from computational drug design to synthetic chemistry.

Session Topics

  • Drug and target discovery
  • Carbohydrates and (engineered) natural products
  • Chemical optogenetics
  • Origin of life
  • Sensing and probes
  • Protein modifications
  • Cellular reprogramming and synthetic biology


Keynote Speakers


Tobias Dick

German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)


Scientific Organisers

Yimon Aye



Claire Deo

EMBL Heidelberg


Kai Johnsson

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research


Edward Lemke

EMBL Heidelberg, IMB & JGU Mainz


Conference Organiser

Lea Hohmann

EMBL Heidelberg



Sponsorship Opportunities

We offer a variety of event sponsoring possibilities, with the flexibility to select a set sponsorship package or combine individual sponsorship options to suit your event budget. Discounts are available for companies sponsoring multiple events at EMBL Heidelberg. View other conferences, or contact sponsorship@embl.de for further information.

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Date: 5 - 8 Sep 2022

Location: EMBL Heidelberg


  • Yimon Aye
    Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
    • Claire Deo
      EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

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