Welcome to the Institute of Chemical Biology Centre for Doctoral Training

Latest News

Nature Communications: Ben Amor publishes his research

Ben Amor et al. have published in Nature Communications their...

CDT Students win Venture Catalyst Challenge at Imperial with their BioNet

A chemistry student start-up, co-founded by CDT student ...

ICB CDT Doctorates Graduate and are awarded Outstanding Student Achievements

Today Imperial College is celebrating graduating postgrads across...

ICB CDT Alumni becomes group leader at Max Plank

Dr Tom Robinson, former ICB CDT student under the supervision...


Multidisciplinary training to tackle challenges in the healthcare, personal care and agri-science sectors

We train physical sciences graduates in the skills and arts of multidisciplinary research through a combination of taught courses which introduces them to the biomolecular sciences, and research. Click here for more information on the molcular targets our current students work on.

Tools and technologies the CDT students have developed

The Institute of Chemical Biology (ICB)'s mission is to support and develop multidisciplinary research crossing the physical sciences-life sciences/biomedical interface.In particular we focus on the development and application of novel tools and technology for solving major problems in the life and biomedical sciences.


Upcoming events

Decision Making and Leadership course

Cumberland Lodge, Windsor

07 Dec 2016

Chemical Biology Winterschool

South Kensington

12 Dec 2016

Featured Student Profile

Robert Peach

3rd year PhD

Micro-millisecond FRET measurements of Type-II kinase domain motions: testing the theory behind the Stability method

There are ~500 protein kinases in the human genome and many of them are the targets of commercially successful drugs used in the treatment of cancer. Barahona and Yaliraki have developed... more