The Biochemical Society is pleased to announce that Dr Chris Willmott, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Leicester will be taking over from Professor Freddie Theodoulou, Rothamsted Research, as Science Editor of The Biochemist in 2018. 

The Biochemist is the magazine of the Biochemical Society. It is published bi-monthly and is the essential read for anyone with an interest in the fundamental processes of molecular biology, health and disease.

On taking up the role of Science Editor, Dr Chris Willmott commented: “I’m delighted and honoured to have the opportunity to serve as the Science Editor for The Biochemist. I believe the magazine offers members of the Society and all those interested in molecular bioscience, an accessible insight into areas of research and wider scientific issues beyond their usual focus. I hope to continue the excellent work done by Freddie over the past eight years”.