Welcome to ACS BIOT

Advancing Biotechnology to Improve Life

Long-time BIOT member, Frances Arnold, wins 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for pioneering work in directed evolution.



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Best of BIOT - Emerging Technologies & Biobased Products
Tuesday, January, 15, 2019 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Upstream Process Development
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Downstream Process Development
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - End-to-End Bioprocessing
Tuesday, November, 07, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Upcoming Events

259th ACS National Meeting
Philadelphia, PA - March 22 - March 26, 2020

     2020 BIOT Meeting - Call for Abstracts (expect August)


     Questions for Academic Program Chair: Mark Blenner

     Questions for Industrial Program Chair: Venkatesh Natarajan

     Provide your feedback for the 2020 BIOT Meeting.

More Information


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European Symposium on Biochemical Engineering Science

September 15-19, 2019 in Florence, Italy


Recoverylogo_universe2.jpgRecovery of Biological Products XVIII.

Oct 7-12, 2018 in Asheville, NC.

Call for Papers 


Job Openings in Biotechnology

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.