ASBMB wins grant to support postdocs, new PIs from diverse backgrounds

MOSAIC program will provide individualized coaching, networking and presentation opportunities tailored to scholars’ needs.

2020 ASBMB election results

Learn about the new members of the Council, Nominating Committee and Publications Committee.

2020 election
Nicole Woitowich

"The ASBMB has been an integral part of my career path, providing me with the resources, tools, and professional network to succeed — first as a trainee, and now as a professional."

Hao Wu

"I am delighted to be a long term member of ASBMB, which not only represents the core disciplines in my research but also helps me to stay connected with the field at large. It is a wonderful resource for all of us researchers and educators."

Joseph Chaney

"I am a member of the ASBMB because of the community the society provides along with a wealth of knowledge and resources."

Robert Haltiwanger

"I’ve been a member of ASBMB since I was a graduate student in the 1980’s. I’ve always been fascinated by molecular mechanisms of biological processes, and this is the best place to learn more about that. ASBMB is my scientific home."

ASBMB journals

The ASBMB's three prestigious journals offer a platform for your research with the benefit of editorial feedback, fast turnaround and open access.


Journal of Biological Chemistry

JBC publishes high-quality science that seeks to elucidate the molecular and cellular basis of biological processes.


Molecular & Cellular Proteomics

MCP showcases cutting-edge advances in proteomics, metabolomics and bioinformatics.


Journal of Lipid Research

JLR is the most cited journal devoted to lipids in the world, focusing on the science of lipids in health and disease.

Job seekers feel the effects  of the pandemic and politics

Job seekers feel the effects of the pandemic and politics

By John Arnst

Grant-funded postdoc positions seem secure, but hiring freezes and the Trump administration’s attempts to curb immigration worry researchers ready to start new labs and PIs and committees courting talent.

Member spotlight
Cigall Kadoch

Congratulations to Cigall Kadoch, an assistant professor at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, on being awarded the 2020 American Association for Cancer Research Award for Outstanding Achievement in Basic Cancer Research.

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Virtual events

Connect your community

Interested in hosting a virtual event? The ASBMB is here to help. The ASBMB provides a platform to share scientific research and to discuss emerging topics and technologies in an interactive, virtual setting.

On-demand virtual events
Shaping the Narrative: Effective science communication in the COVID-19 era

Shaping the Narrative: Effective science communication in the COVID-19 era

A panel discussion about how scientists can use their credibility and critical thinking to cut through the noise and guide the national COVID-19 dialogue. More

COVID-19 interruptions to NIH research

COVID-19 interruptions to NIH research

Understanding the funding implications and relief options of the recently passed CARES Act for the scientific community. More