Centre for Biodiscovery

Research at the interface of Chemistry and Biology

This interdisciplinary research centre brings together researchers from the School of Biological Sciences, the School of Chemical and Physical Sciences, the Ferrier research Institute and the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research.

Our major strengths are natural products and synthetic chemistry, associated mechanism of action studies, vaccine design, protein engineering and directed evolution, synthetic biology, and Mātauranga Māori guided biodiscovery.

Biodiscovery & Biochemistry

The NZ Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is hosting a Conference and Annual General Meeting in partnership with the Centre for Biodiscovery. It will also be back-to-back with the NZ branch meeting of the Australasian Society for Immunology (conference details here).

When: 2nd - 4th July

Where: Old Government Building, Pipitea

Find out more about registration, abstract submission and speakers on the NZSBMB website.

Newsletter March 2019

Keep up with what's going on at the Centre for Biodiscovery, get to know the Research Leadership Group members, find out about funding opportunities and our Symposia plans.