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Chemical Biological Centre (KBC)

The Chemical Biological Centre (in Swedish “Kemiskt Biologiskt Centrum”, KBC) is an interdisciplinary research centre for natural sciences and medicine. The centre is unique in its collaborative structure and offers an excellent scientific infrastructure with several core facilities and technical platforms. Our goal is to promote a positive, creative and interdisciplinary environment for research combined with an excellent graduate and undergraduate education.

About the Chemical Biological Centre (KBC)
About the Chemical Biological Centre (KBC)

KBC is part of Umeå University and of the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)

Scientific Infrastructures at KBC
Scientific Infrastructures at KBC

Information about scientific infrastructures affiliated to KBC

Research courses at KBC
Research courses at KBC

Information on KBC research courses open for registration

KBC organisation
KBC organisation

The KBC departments and collaboration partners

KBC conferences, workshops and other events
KBC conferences, workshops and other events

KBC conferences, workshops and other events

Services at KBC
Services at KBC

Read more about the services offered at KBC

Current Events

SciLifeLab Outreach event in Umeå on March 28-29
SciLifeLab Outreach event in Umeå on March 28-29

Welcome to two days with information lectures, mingle, and 1:1 meetings with experts from NBIS and NGI!

News

Ecologist receives Umeå municipality’s Scientific Prize 2019
Published: 14 Mar, 2019

David Seekell, CIRC, receives 2019 Umeå municipality scientific prize for young researchers.

Can smarter forest buffer strips along streams help to mitigate climate change?
Published: 13 Mar, 2019

Marcus Klaus studies how forestry greenhouse gas emissions is reduced by buffer strips along streams.

Yaowen Wu is awarded the Göran Gustafsson Prize in molecular biology
Published: 04 Mar, 2019

Yaowen Wu, professor of biochemistry, has been awarded the Göran Gustafsson Prize in molecular biology.

Contact KBC Communication Office

KBC Communication Office

info.kbc@umu.se

Visiting Address:
KBC - building, Linnaeus väg 6, 90736 Umeå

Communication officer for KBC

Staff photo Anna Shevtsova Anna Shevtsova Senior research engineer

Communication officer for UPSC and KBC

Staff photo Anne Honsel Anne Honsel Public relations officer