Welcome to ACS BIOT

Welcome to the web site for the Division of Biochemical Technology of the American Chemical Society! The mission of this division is to promote the exchange of information among academic and industrial researchers regarding technology utilizing life-based systems to produce useful products and services.


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Best of BIOT - Quality by Design
Wednesday, November 01, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes & Peterson Award
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Emerging Technologies & Biobased Products
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Biosimilars and Drug Product
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Upstream Process Development
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Downstream Process Development
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Upcoming Events

255th ACS National Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana - March 18-22, 2018

     2018 BIOT Meeting Program Book - Download the App.

     2018 BIOT Meeting Abstracts Available Now.

     2018 BIOT Networking Event Signup: Student & Professional 

     Questions for Academic Program Chair: Maciek Antoniewicz

     Questions for Industrial Program Chair: Nihal Tugcu

Congrats to Kirk Roffi - Winner of the 2017 BIOT Young Professional Award, sponsored by 3M.3M.gif

The 2nd ESBES-BIOT Biotechnical Design Competition topic has been chosen, and it is: Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Clinical Applications.  


Team formation is open for the 2nd ESBES-BIOT Design Competition (please spread the word to your fellow graduate students!). The first step in team formation is to post your CV or bio as soon as possible, to advertise your skills and that you are looking for a team, on the competition Facebook page. Please see the attached description of the competition and rules. 

More Information


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European Symposium on Biochemical Engineering Science

September 8-11, 2018 in Lisbon Portugal


Recoverylogo_universe2.jpgRecovery of Biological Products XVIII.

Oct 7-12, 2018 in Asheville, NC.

Call for Papers 


Job Openings in Biotechnology

NEW - Starting January 1, 2017: Opportunity to POST and view Current Job Openings. Proceeds to support BIOT student chapters. Please visit this page for more information. 



Learn about the history of the ACS Division of Biochemical Technology (BIOT). 


Congratulations to all of the ACS BIOT Members that have been elected as ACS Fellows!


Visit the website of the BIOT Mid-Atlantic Student Chapter website.