International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Adhering Bodies and Associate Adhering Bodies

Contact: Dra. María Teresa Damiani, IHEM-CONICET, National Research Council, School of Medicine, University of Cuyo, Mendoza
Phone: +54-261-4135000 ext 2724; Fax: +54-261-4494143; e-mail: meteresadamiani[at]gmail[dot]com or tdamiani[at][dot]ar

Contact: Dr . Varduhi Knaryan, H. Buniatian Institute of Biochemistry, National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia, Paruir Sevak str. 5/1, 0014, Yerevan
Phone: +374 10 28 18 40; e-mail: vknaryan[at]yahoo[dot]com

Contact: Meaghan Dzundza, National Committees Officer, Australian Academy of Science, Ian Potter House, Gordon Street, Acton ACT 2601, GPO Box 783, Canberra ACT 2601
Phone: +61 2 6201 9456; Fax: +61 2 6201 9494; e-mail: Sandra.Meek[at][dot]au


National Biochemical Society: Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Professor Paul Attwood, School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009
Phone: +61 8 6488 3329
e-mail: secretary[at][dot]au

Contact: Sally Jay; e-mail: asbmb[at][dot]au

Contact: Prof. Yearul Kabir, University of Dhaka, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 1000 Dhaka
Phone: +880 2 9661900 59; Extn. 6107; Fax: +880 2 8615583; e-mail: yk[at]aitlbd[dot]net

BELARUS: Belarusian Biochemical Society; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Leonid I. Nefyodov, Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno, Department of Biochemistry, 22, Ozeshko str., 230023 Grodno
Tel.: +375 (296) 37 69 82: e-mail: l.nefyodov[at]grsu[dot]by

Contact: Laurent Hansen, The Royal Academies for Science and the Arts of Belgium (RASAB), Hertogsstraat 1 rue Ducale, B-1000 BRUSSELS
Tel.: +32 2 550 22 47; Fax: +32 2 550 22 16; E-mail: laurent.hansen[at]rasab[dot]be


National Biochemical Society: Société Belge de Biochimie et de Biologie Moléculaire/Belgische Verenigung voor Biochemie en Moleculaire Biologie
Prof. Jan Gettemans, Secretary, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, A. Baertsoenkaai, Ghent University, B-9000 Ghent, Belgium
Tel +32 9 264 9340; Fax: +32 9 264 9490; e-mail: jan.gettemans[at]ugent[dot]be

BENIN: Société de Biochimie et Biologie Moléculaire du Benin, Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Mohamed Mansourou Soumanou, Laboratoire de Recherche en Chimie et Biologie Appliquées, Ecole Polytechnique d'Abomey-Calavi; Université d'Abomey-Calavi, 01 BP 2009 Cotounou
Phone: +229 33 96 95; Fax: +229 36 01 99, e-mail: msoumanoufr[at]yahoo[dot]fr

BOLIVIA: Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Bolivia, Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Ing. Antonio Saavedra, Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Bolivia, Av. 16 Julio Nº 1732, Casilla 5829, La Paz
e-mail: aciencia_bo[at]hotmail[dot]com

Contact: Dr. Iolanda M. Cuccovia, Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP), Instituto de Quimica, Caixa Postal 26077, 05513-970 Sao Paulo
Phone: +55-11-3815-5798; Fax: +55-11-3815-5798, e-mail: sbbq[at]iq.usp[dot]br

BULGARIA: Bulgarian Society for Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology; Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Diana Petkova, Institute of Biophysics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Acad.G.Bonchev 21. Sofia 1113
Fax: +359 2 988 44 45; Tel.: +359 2 979 26 43, e-mail: ivt.petkov[at]tea[dot]bg

CAMEROON: Cameroon Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SOCAB), Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. P.H. Amvam Zollo, Dean, Faculty of Science, University of Doualor, BP24157 Doualor
Phone: 237-340-75-.69; Fax: 237-340-75-69; e-mail: phamvam[at]yahoo[dot]fr

Contact: Mary-Anne Hartlin-Leblanc, International Program Officer, Government and International Relations, National Research Council Canada, 1200 Montreal Road, Building M-50, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0R6, Canada
Phone: +1 613-991-5942; E-Mail: Mary-Anne.Hartlin[at]nrc-cnrc.gc[dot]ca


National Biochemical Society: Canadian Society for Molecular BioSciences
Dr. Randal N. Johnston, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1. Tel:
Ph+1 403-220-8692, e-mail: RNJohnst[at]ucalgary[dot]ca

Contact: Dr. Christian A. M. Wilson, Laboratorio de Bioquímica, Facultad de Ciencias Químicas y Farmacéuticas, Universidad de Chile, Santos Dumont 964, Independencia, Santiago, Chile 8380494
Phone: +56-2-29771904; e-mail: yitowilson[at]gmail[dot]com

CHINA: The Chinese Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Adhering Body

Contacts: Prof. Zengyi Chang (Vice-President of International Exchanges), Prof. Xialong Liu (Secretary General), Prof. Jiarui Wu or Ms Xiali Sun (Director), The Chinese Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Room 210, Building 31A, 319 Yue Yang Road, Shanghai 200031, China
Phone: +86-21-54921088/54921090; Fax: +86-21-54921090; e-mail: changzy[at][dot]cn, liux[at][dot]cn,,

CHINA: The Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology located in Taipei, China Adhering Body

Contacts: Prof. Yi-Ching Wang (President), Department of Pharmacology & Institute of Basic Medical Science, College of Medicine, National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan
e-mail: ycw5798[at][dot]tw Tel: +886-6-2353535 ext. 5502 (O) ext. 5476 (L) Fax: +886-6-2749296


Prof. Pei-Jung Lu (Secretary General): pjlu2190[at][dot]tw  

Contacts: Dr. Sc. Zrinka Kovarik, President, Croatian Society of Biochemstry and Molecular Biology, Ksaverska cesta 2, HR-10001 Zagreb
Tel.: +385 1 4682555, Fax: + 385 1 4673303, e-mail: zkovarik[at]imi[dot]hr

Dr. Tihomir Balog, Secretary, Croatian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. e-mail: balog[at]irb[dot]hr


CUBA: Cuban Section of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Carlos Alvarez, University of Havana, Faculty of Biology, Center for Protein Study, 25 No 455 entre I y J. Vedado, 10400 Havana
Phone: +537 8324830; Fax: +53 7 8321321; e-mai. calvarez[at]infomed.sld[dot]cu

CYPRUS: Biological Society of Cyprus; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Andreani Odysseos, Biological Society of Cyprus, 5 Kimonos, 2406 Egkomi
Tel: +327 22 894 501/+357 99 431 729, e-mail: odysseos[at][dot]cy

CZECH REPUBLIC: Czech Academy of Science ( National Committee for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology), Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Radim Cerny; Charles University; Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen, Karlovarská 48, 301 66 Plzen
Phone: +420 377 593 283; Fax: +420 377 593 149, e-mail: Radim.Cerny[at]lfp.cuni[dot]cz


National Biochemical Society:  Czech Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Dr. Irena Krumlová, Kladenská 48, CZ-16 000 Prague 6
Fax: +422 243 110 19, e-mail: irena.krumlova[at]csbmb[dot]cz

DENMARK: The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters; Adhering Body

Contacts: Dr. Tuula Kallunki, Unit of Cell Death and Metabolism, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Strandboulevarden 49, DK2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
Phone: +45-3525-7746; email: tk[at]cancer[dot]dk

Dr. Vivian Juhl Burgaard, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Glostrup Hospital, Ndr. Ringvej, 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
Phone: +45-4323-2458; Fax: +45-4323-3929; email: vivian.d.juhl[at]gmail[dot]com 


National Biochemical Society: Danish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

EGYPT: Academy of Scientific Research and Technology; Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Dr. Raouf M. M. El-Allawy, National Organization for Drug Control and Research, B.O.Box. 29 Cairo
Phone: +202-358-331-28; Fax: +202-358-555-82; E-mail: raoufallawy41[at]yahoo[dot]com

ESTONIA: Estonian Biochemical Society; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Jaak Järv, Institute of Organic and Bioorganic Chemistry, 2 Jacobi Str. 51014  Tartu
Phone: +372 7375 246; Fax: +372 7375 245; e-mail: jj[at]chem.ut[dot]ee

Contacts: Dr. Terhi Maula, Secretary, Societas Biochemica, Biophysica et Microbiologica Fenniae, Biochemistry / Arcanum building, (Vatselankatu 2) 20014, Turku,  Finland
e-mail: terhi.maula[at]abo[dot]fi

Council of Finnish Academies: info[at]academies[dot]fi and mariko.sato[at]academies[dot]fi

Contact: Dr. Alain Krol, Secretary General SFBBM, Institut de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, 15 Rue René Descartes, 67084 Strasbourg Cedex
Phone: +33 3 88 41 70 50; Fax: +33 3 88 60 22 18, e-mail: a.krol[at]ibmc-cnrs.unistra[dot]fr and sfbbm[at]sfbbm[dot]fr

Contact: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Alves, Med. Hochschule Hannover, Inst. f. Biophysik. Chemie, OE 4350, Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1, 30625 Hannover
Phone: +49 511-5323703; Fax: +49 511-5325966; e-mail: alves.juergen[at]mh-hannover[dot]de 

Contact: Ms. Laura Woodland,  Head of Membership Engagement, Biochemical Society, Charles Darwin House, 12 Roger Street, London, WC1N 2JU
Phone: +44 20 7685 2465; e-mail: Laura.Woodland[at]biochemistry[dot]org

Contact: Dr. Dionyssios Sgouras, General Secretary, Hellenic Society of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, 11 Souflou Street, Athens 115 27, Greece
Phone: +30-2106-503565; e-mail: sgouras[at]pasteur[dot]gr

Contact: Prof. Mary Waye, School of Biomedical Sciences, Rm 324A, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Chinese University of Hong Kong Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
Phone: +852 3943 6874; Fax: +852 2603-5123; e-mail: mary-waye[at][dot]hk

HUNGARY: Hungarian Biochemical Society, National Committee for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Laszlo Buday, Semmelweis University Medical School, Dept. of Medical Chemistry, 9 Puskin street, H-1088 Budapest
Phone: +36-1-266-2755/4049; Fax: +36-1-266-2615; e-mail: buday[at]puskin.sote[dot]hu

ICELAND: Icelandic Biochemical Society; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Baldur Símonarson, Science Institute, University of Iceland, Department of Biochemistry, Dunhaga 3, IS-107 Reykjavik
Phone: +354-525-4846; Fax: +354-525-8911, e-mail: bsim[at]hi[dot]is

Contacts: Dr. Mrs. Brotati Chattopadhyay, Assistant Executive Director International), Indian National Science Academy, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi - 110 002
Phone: +91 11-23221931-50 (20 lines); Fax: +91 11-23221959 and +91 11-23231095; e-mail: icsu[at]insa.nic[dot]in
Dr. Pijush K. Das, FNA, Chairman of the National Committee, Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata
e-mail: pijushdas[at]iicb.res[dot]in; pijush52[at]gmail[dot]com

INDONESIA: Indonesian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dra. Rahmawati Ridwan, Dept. Biochemistry, Univ. Indonesia School of Medicine, Salemba 6, Jakarta 10430
Phone: +62 21 3910734; Fax: +62 21 3910190; e-mail: ridwanrahmawati[at]ymail[dot]com

IRAN: Iran Society of Biochemistry and Iran Society of Biophysical Chemistry, Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Ali Akbar Saboury, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Tehran, P.O.Box: 13145-1384, Tehran
Phone: + 98 21 66 95 69 84; Fax: +98 21 66 40 46 80; e-mail: saboury[at][dot]ir

Contact: Ms Rebecca Farrell, Programme Manager, Royal Irish Academy, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Phone:  +353 (1) 6090676; e-mail: R.Farrell[at]ria[dot]ie


National Biochemical Society: The Biochemical Society, Irish Area Section
Dr. Jana Haase, School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 5, Ireland
Tel: +353 (1) 7164000 ext. 6754; Fax: +353 (1) 7164001; e-mail: jana.haase[at]ucd[dot]ie

Contacts: Prof. Yosef Yarden, Faculty of Biology, Department of Biological Regulation, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 7610001, Israel
Phone: +972-8-934-3974, e-mail: yosef.yarden[at][dot]il

Mr. Bob Lapidot, Director of the International Division, The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, P.O.B. 4040, Jerusalem 91040, Israel

Phone: 972-2-567-6221, e-mail: boblap[at][dot]il

Contacts: Dr. Virginia Coda Nunziante, Head of International Relations Office, National Research Council (CNR),  Piazzale Aldo Moro 7, 00185 Rome
Phone: +39 06 49932057; Fax: +390649932905; e-mail: virginia.codanunziante[at]cnr[dot]it 

Prof. M. Eugenia Schininà, Secretary of SIB (Societá Italiana di Biochimica e Biologia Molecolare), Dipartimento di Scienze Biochimiche "A. Rossi Fanelli", Università di Roma 'La Sapienza', Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome
Phone: +39 06 49910696; e-mail: eugenia.schinina[at]uniroma1[dot]it

Contact: Mikako Niihori (Ms.), Administrative Assistant, International Affairs Division, Secretariat Science Council of Japan, 7-22-34, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8555 JAPAN
Tel: 81-3-3403-5731; Fax: 81-3-3403-1755; E-mail:[at]cao.go[dot]jp sumireko.tsukui[at]cao.go[dot]jp

National Biochemical Society: The Japanese Biochemical Society (JBS)

KAZAKHSTAN: The Biochemical Society of Kazakhstan; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Gulnara Ismagulova, M.Aytkhozhin Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Nat. Acad. Sci. Kaz., 86 Dosmukhamedov str., 050012 Almaty
Phone: +7 3272 937 174; Fax: +7 3272 921 947; e-mail: gulnara_ismagulova[at]hotmail[dot]com

KENYA: The Biochemical Society of Kenya; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Daniel Masiga, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Unit (MBBU), International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Duduville Campus, Kasarani, 00506 Nairobi
Phone: +254 2 8616804; Fax: +254 2 860110; e-mail: dmasiga[at]icipe[dot]org

Contact: Dr. Joon Kim, Professor, Lab of Biochemistry, Division of Life Sciences, Korea University, 145 Anam-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02841, Republic of Korea
Phone: + 82-2-3290-3442; e-mail: joonkim[at][dot]kr

LITHUANIA: Lithuanian Biochemical Society; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Rolandas Meskys, Institute of Biochemistry, Mokslininku St. 12, 2600 Vilnius
Phone: +370 2 729 149; Fax: +370 2 729 196. e-mail: rmeskys[at]bchi[dot]lt

MALAYSIA: Malaysian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Hasidah Mohd Sidek, School of BioSciences & Biotechnology, Faculty of Science & Technology, 43600 Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor
Phone: +60-3-89292954; Fax: +60-3-89252698; e-mail: hasidah[at][dot]my

Contact: Dr. Alicia Gonzalez Manjarrez, Ave. Cipreses s/n, Col. San Andres Totoltepec, C. P. 14400 Mexico, D. F.
Phone: +52 55 5622 5742; Fax: +52 55 5622 5742; e-mail: smbq[at]ifc.unam[dot]mx

MOLDOVA: The Moldavian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Alexandru Dascaliuc, Institute of Plant Physiology, Academy of Sciences of Moldova, 26/1 Padurii str., Chisinau  2002-MD
Phone: +37322 53 01 77; Fax. +37322 56 79 59; e-mail: dascaliuca[at]yahoo[dot]com

Contact: Prof. Taoufiq Fechtali, Université Hassan II Mohammedia-Casablanca, Mohammedia, Morocco e-mail: toufiqr[at]yahoo[dot]com

Treasurer: Prof. Bouchaib Bencharki, e-mail: bbencharki[at]hotmail[dot]com; bencharki2003[at]yahoo[dot]fr 

MYANMAR: Myanmar Biochemical Society; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Professor Dr. Myo Win, Department of Biochemistry, University of Medicine (1), Yangon Pyay Road, Kamayut P.O.
Phone: +95-01-201 633, +95-01-296 296, +95-09-803 4434; e-mail: winmbiochem[at][dot]mm ,[at]gmail[dot]com

Contact: Dr. Tilak R. Shrestha, Associate Professor, Department of Zoology, Bhaktapur M. Campus, Tribhuvan University, Bhaktapur
Nepal Molecular Biology Society (NEMBIS), P.O. Box 6116, Kathmandu
Phone: +977-1-4387557 and +977-9841285444(cellphone); e-mail: tilak2[at]yahoo[dot]com or dr.tshrestha[at]gmail[dot]com

Contact: International Contracts Coordinator, Royal Society of New Zealand, 11 Turnbull Street, Thorndon, PO Box 598, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 470 5780; e-mail: International.Unions[at][dot]nz

National delegate: Dr. Wayne Patrick, Otago University; e-mail: wayne.patrick[at][dot]nz

NIGERIA: Nigerian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Obi Njoku, Biochemistry Department, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Phone +234 8038264257; e-mail: obynjoku203[at]yahoo[dot]com

NORWAY: Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters; Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Tom Kristensen, IMBV, University of Oslo, Box 1041 Blindern, N-0316 Oslo
Phone: +47 22 85 6170; Fax: +47 22854443; e-mail:  tom.kristensen[at]imbv.uio[dot]no


National Biochemical Society: Norsk Biokjemisk Selskap
Prof. Tom Kristensen, IMBV, University of Oslo, Box 1041 Blindern, N-0316 Oslo
Phone: +47 22 85 6170; Fax: +47 22854443; e-mail: tom.kristensen[at]imbv.uio[dot]no

PAKISTAN: Pakistan Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. M. Waheed Akhtar, University of the Punjab, School of Biological Sciences, 54590 Lahore
Phone: +92 42 9923 0970; Fax: +92 42 9923 0980; e-mail: mwapu[at][dot]pk

PANAMA: Asociacion Panamena de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: DSc Cecilia Díaz, Dept. of Biochemistry and Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Panama, Vía Bolívar, Panama
Phone: +507 2236195; Fax: +507 2236195; e-mail: acaretti[at]sinfo[dot]net

PHILIPPINES: Philippine Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Leslie Michelle M. Dalmacio, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines Manila, 547 P. Gil St., Ermita, Manila 1000
Fax: +63 2 526 4197; e-mail: psbmb_secretariat[at]yahoo[dot]com

Contact: Agnieszka Persińska, Polish Academy of Sciences, Palac Kultury i Nauki, Plac Defilad 1, 00-901 Warszawa
e-mail: agnieszka.persinska[at]pan[dot]pl


National Biochemical Society:  Polish Biochemical Society
Prof. Slawomir Pikula, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, 3 Pasteur St., 02-093 Warsaw, Poland
Phone: +4822 5892 347, Fax  +4822 8225 342, e-mail: s.pikula[at][dot]pl

Contact: Prof. João Laranjinha, Faculty of Pharmacy and Center for Neurosciences and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Pólo 3, 3004-548 Coimbra, Portugal
e-mail: laranjin[at]ci.uc[dot]pt

Contact: Dr. Norica Nichita, Institute of Biochemistry, Splaiul Independentei 296, R-77700 Bucharest
Phone: +4021 223 9069; Fax: +4021 223 9068; e-mail: nichita[at]biochim[dot]ro

RUSSIA: Russian Academy of Sciences; Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Alexandr G. Gabibov, Shemyakin and Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Miklukho-Maklaya 16/10, 117871 Moscow
Phone: +7-095-429 82 69; Fax: +7-095-429 80 40; e-mail: gabibov[at]ibch[dot]ru


National Biochemical Society: The Russian Biochemical Society
Prof. M. B. Agalarova, Russian Academy of Sciences, Biochemical Society, Shemyakin & Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Miklukho-Maklaya 16/10, room 317 (32), 117871 Moscow
Phone and Fax: +7 095 429 8040, e-mail: biosoc[at]mail.ibch[dot]ru

SINGAPORE: The Singapore National Academy of Sciences; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr.  Koh Siok Im , School of Chemical & Life Sciences, Singapore Polytechnic, 500 Dover Road, 139651 Singapore
e-mail: Silk[at][dot]sg

Contact: Prof. Albert Breier, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Institute of Molecular Physiology and Genetics, Vlárska 5, 833 34 Bratislava
Phone: +421 2 54775266; Fax: +421 2 54773666; e-mail: albert.breier[at]savba[dot]sk


National Biochemical Society: Slovak Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Prof. Jan Turna, Department of Molecular Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences - Comenius University, Mlynska dolina, 842 15 Bratislava 4
Phone: +421 2 60296453; Fax: +421 2 60296508, e-mail: turna[at]fns.uniba[dot]sk

Contact: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Marko Golicnik, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Biochemistry, Vrazov trg 2, SI-1000 Ljubljana
Phone: +386 1 477 3900; Fax: +386 1 477 3984; e-mail: marko.golicnik[at]mf.uni-lj[dot]si

Contact: Dr. Adrienne L. Edkins, Biomedical Biotechnology Research Unit, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown South Africa
Courier address: University of KwaZulu-Natal, Biochemistry, Rabie Saunders Building Room 31, Carbis Road, Pietermaritzburg, 3201, South Africa
Phone: +27 46 603 8446; Fax: +27 865 461 893; e-mail: a.edkins[at][dot]za

Contact: Dr. Almudena Porras, C/ Rodriguez San Pedro, 2 - despacho 210, 28015 Madrid, Spain
Phone: +34 915 61 33 81; Fax: +34 915 61 32 99; e-mail:  sebbm[at]sebbm[dot]es


SRI LANKA: The National Science Foundation of Sri Lanka; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. M.C.N. Jayasuriya, Director, National Science Foundation, 47/5, Maitland Place, Colombo 07
Phone: +94 11 2694170; Fax: +94 11 2694754; e-mail: dir[at][dot]lk

Contact: Prof. Hjalmar Brismar, Royal Institute of Technology, Science for Life Laboratory, Box 1031, SE-171 21 Solna, Sweden. Phone: +46-8-161015; e-mail: brismar[at]kth[dot]se

Secretary: Dr. Helene Sundström, The Royal Academy of Sciences, Box 50005, SE-104 05 Stockholm, Sweden. Phone: +46-8-673 9555; e-mail: helene[at]kva[dot]se  

National Biochemical Society: Swedish Society for Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (SFBBM)
President/Chairman: Prof. Mats Hansson, Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Box 188, Lund University, 22100 Lund, Sweden. e-mail: mats.hansson[at]plen.ku[dot]dk  

Secretary: Dr. David Gotthold, Swedish Chemical Society, Wallingatan 24, 3tr, SE-111 24 Stockholm, Sweden. Phone: +46 (0)8 50 25 41 80; e-mail: david[at]chemsoc[dot]se

Contact: Dr. Marcus Thelen, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Via Vincenzo Vela 6, CH-6500 Bellinzona, Switzerland
Phone: +41 91 820 0317, e-mail: marcus.thelen[at]irb.usi[dot]ch   

Contact: Chair of the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Section of the Science Society of Thailand
Associate Professor Tuangporn Suthiphongchai, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, 272 Rama 6 Road, Bangkok 10400
e-mail: Tuangporn.sut[at][dot]th 

TOGO: Société de Biochimie et Biologie Moléculaire du Togo; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Courdjo Lamboni, Université de Lomé, Faculté des Sciences, Département de Biochimie/Nutrition, P.O. Box 1515, Lomé
Phone: +228 903 29 90; Fax: +228 221 85 95, e-mail: rlamboni[at]yahoo[dot]fr

TUNISIA: Societé Tunisienne de Chimie Biologique; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Prof. Mohamed Amri, Faculté des Sciences de Tunis, Département des Sciences Biologiques, Le Campus Universitaire El Manar II, 2092 Tunis
Phone: +216-1-872 600; Fax: +216-1-885 480; e-mail: Mohamed.Amri[at]fst.rnu[dot]tn

Contact: Dr. Günnur Dikmen, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Hirfanli Sok. 9/3 Gaziosmanpasa, 06100 Ankara
Phone: +90 312 305 1652/113; e-mail : gunnur[at][dot]tr

UKRAINE: Ukrainian Biochemical Society; Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. Tatiana Borisova, Palladin Institute of Biochemistry, Leontovicha Str., 01601, Kiev-30
Phone: +380 44 2343254; Fax: +380 44 2796365, e-mail: tborisov[at]biochem.kiev[dot]ua

Contact: Dr. Rosana Rodriguez-Casuriaga, Montevideo
e-mail: sbbmuy[at]gmail[dot]com

Contact: Barbara Gordon, Executive Director, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 11200 Rockville Pike, Suite 302, Rockville, Maryland 20852-3110
Phone: +1 240--283-6600; e-mail: bgordon[at]asbmb[dot]org

VIETNAM: The Vietnam Association of Biochemistry and The Vietnamese Association of Clinical Biochemists; Associate Adhering Body

Contacts: Prof. Chau T. T. Pham, University of Natural Sciences, 334 Nguyen Trai street; Thanh xuan district, Hanoi
Phone: +84 4 7547 638; Fax: +84 4 7547 407; e-mail: chauptt[at][dot]vn; phamthitranchau[at]gmail[dot]com


Prof. Ho D. Do, University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City, 217 Hong Bang street, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City
Phone: +84 8 854 6878; Fax: +84 8 855 7399; e-mail: ddktyh01[at]hcm.vnn[dot]vn


ZAMBIA: Zambia Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Associate Adhering Body

Contact: Dr. C. Katongo, The University of Zambia, Dept. of Biological Sciences, P. O. Box 32379, Lusaka
e-mail: ckatongo[at]unza[dot]zm

Contact: Dr. Stanley Mukanganyama, Department of Biochemistry, University of Zimbabwe, PO Box MP167, Mount Pleasant, Harare
Phone: +263 774863465; e-mail: smukanganyama[at][dot]zw or smukanganyama01[at]gmail[dot]com