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Driving Biology with Chemistry

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Conference Co-Chairs

James Wells, PhD, University of California, San Francisco, USA

Haian Fu, PhD, ICBS Past President, Emory University, USA


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November 17-19, 2014
InterContinental San Francisco

San Francisco, California, USA


Building on our success at ICBS2013 in Kyoto, the 3rd Annual Conference of the International Chemical Biology Society will bring together more leaders in this fast-growing global chemical biology industry! ICBS2014 will enable the exchange of research and professional collaboration and drive important discoveries in chemical biology worldwide.


ICBS Young Chemical Biologist Award


To advance the career development of young investigators in chemical biology, the ICBS has established a special session at the Annual Conference to showcase up-and-coming chemical biology scientists.The selected recipients will give a podium presentation during the special Rising Stars of Chemical Biology Session, and will be further recognized for their achievements with a certificate and a monetary award. Learn more.


Keynote Speakers

  Zixin Deng, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China

Synthetic microbiology for natural products and fine chemicals

  Kevan Shokat, University of California, San Francisco, USA 

Modulating signaling via polypharmacology of kinases and RAS

  Giulio Superti-Furga, Austria Academy of Sciences, Austria

Systems chemical biology of drug action and drug transport

Invited Speakers
Cheryl Arrowsmith
University of Toronto 
Peng Chen
Peking University
Ben Cravatt
The Scripps Research Institute
Raymond Deshaies
California Institute of Technology
Sheng Ding
Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease
Hakim Djaballah
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
David P. Fairlie
University of Queensland
Danica Fujimori
University of California
Jason Gestwicki
University of California
Rajesh S. Gokhale Indian Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology
Rami Hanoush
Jianhua Ju
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Jeff Kelly
The Scripps Research Institute
David Lawrence
University of North Carolina
Michiyuki Matsuda
Kyoto University
Scott Sternson
Janelia, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Mike Varney
David Vaux
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute



Session Topics

  • Chemical Probing of the Ubiquitin Proteasome Systems
  • Probing Protein Homeostasis and Chaperones
  • Tools for Epigenetics
  • Identifying Protein Targets with Chemical Approaches
  • Engineering Biology with Synthetic and Unnatural Proteins
  • and more

Conference concludes Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 7:00 p.m.

Meeting Highlights

  • Expert global presenters
  • Poster and briefing sessions from submitted abstracts
  • ICBS Young Chemical Biologist Award
  • Social and networking events

ICBS Thanks the Following Sponsors for Their Generous Support







2014 Exhibitors


BellBrook Labs LLC


ChemBridge Corp.

  Collaborative Drug Discovery (CDD)

ForteBio, a division of Pall Life Sciences

Hamamatsu Corporation

NanoTemper Technologies Inc.

Promega Corporation

Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities Available

Contact Ms. Madhuri Carson for details.

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