Department of Biochemical Engineering
Our excellent international reputation derives from a shared passion to understand how life science discoveries can be converted into commercially viable products on a truly global scale.
won In2science’s “Image Comp' 2016: Category - The faces of science”, which was
decided by the Abcam expert panel. She and Happy
Imafidon spent two weeks as work experience students at the Department working with
Luis Erick Mota Pacheco and Roberto Icken Hernandez
Published: Oct 21, 2016 1:54:08 PM
Lewis Moffat graduated this summer with a BEng in Biochemical Engineering. He spent the summer as a project student at GSK’s Biopharmaceuticals R&D division in Stevenage. The project was funded by a Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Analytical Chemistry Summer Studentship. Here he shares some of his experience.
Published: Oct 20, 2016 10:30:44 AM
The UCL Department of Biochemical Engineering is pleased
to announce Richard Francis, Owner and Senior Director of Francis
Biopharma, is now an Honorary Lecturer in the Department. Richard’s ongoing
support in the design and delivery of the Validation and Quality by Design
course for the MEng and MSc students has been extremely valuable addition to
the teaching programme, introduce students to regulatory concepts as well as
the impact in industry.
Published: Oct 19, 2016 4:20:46 PM
Please welcome Professor Stefan Rokem, who joins The Department from
the the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel, where he is a member of the faculty of
the Medical School, Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics.
Published: Oct 19, 2016 3:48:46 PM
Professor Ward’s group go to great lengths to get novel microbial samples for their work. They recently visited a crocodile sanctuary to collect microbiome samples from the mouths of several crocodiles.
Published: Oct 17, 2016 10:06:23 AM
Puridify, a spin-out company that was created by UCL Biochemical Engineering graduates and formed from research by Professor Dan Bracewell, has won the category “Partnerships that have proven to result in significant benefits toward accelerating drug development” for their work with GlaxoSmithKline. They were also a finalist in the category “Best Technology Application – Downstream: User or supplier that has been able to demonstrate reduction in downstream processing steps, time, and cost” for their product FibroSelect.
Published: Oct 13, 2016 10:31:23 AM