The Department of Chemistry covers the whole range of chemistry, with a research focus in Catalysis, Colloids and Structural Biology. In Utrecht education and research form a cohesive whole. Researchers teach Chemistry graduates and undergraduates, including students in Molecular Life Sciences. Our employees conduct international leading research. Our students come here to learn and also contribute to our research.


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15 March 2018
The Gravitation Programme Netherlands Center for Multiscale Catalytic Energy Conversion (MCEC) receives European subsidy.
Het C1-complex in 3D (in kleur) zoals het in de natuurlijke omgeving is gebonden aan de antilichamen, vastgelegd met CryoEM en CryoET
15 February 2018
Piet Gros (UU), Thom Sharp (LUMC) and colleagues have for the first time made a picture of an important on-switch of our immune system
De Escherichia coli
29 January 2018
Histidine phosphorylation seems to be just as important as the other three signalling routes, first study by Utrecht scientists reveals