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UCL Department of Biochemical Engineering

The UCL Department of Biochemical Engineering is unique - both in the diversity of our programmes and the outstanding facilities we offer. We work in close partnership with industry in support of a dynamic, innovative sector and our alumni continue to pioneer the discipline around the world.

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.
  • DegreesUndergraduate, masters and research degrees
  • IDTCIndustry Collaborative Bioprocess Research
  • EPSRC CentreInnovative Manufacturing in Emergent Macromolecular Therapies
  • MBI®Modular Training for the Bioprocess Industries
  • Bioprocessing MattersDownload our departmental newsletters
Degrees1 IDTC2 EPSRC Centre3 MBI®4 Bioprocessing Matters5

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Pulmonary Cell News - Top Story

Research published on the use of silk-based drug carriers in the use of cancer treatment makes top story in Pulmonary Cell News.  The article, published in Nature’s Scientific Reports, draws on collaborative research conducted between the Department of Biochemical Engineering and institutions in Australia, India and the Republic of Korea.Dr Ivan Wall is one of the corresponding authors on the paper ‘Formulation of Biologically-Inspired Silk-Based Drug Carriers for Pulmonary Delivery Targeted for Lung Cancer’, which first appeared in Scientific Reports online on 3 August.

The full article is available to read here.  Scientific Reports 5, Article number: 11878 (2015)  doi:10.1038/srep11878

Congratulations to Carlotta Peticone, a PhD student in Ivan's lab, who has been awarded a UCL Advances PhD Enterprise Scholarship.  Read more on this story here.

Wall's group

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