This Society was founded in 1967 to promote research and the biochemical education in the fields of chemistry, biology, medicine, pharmacy and agriculture in South Korea.
The Biochemical Society of the Republic of Korea (BSROK) was founded August 7, 1967 in order to promote the development of biochemistry in the areas of basic science, medical and agricultural in Korea.
With only a handful of people at the beginning, members have steadily increased to about 1,500 (including 877 regular members) in 1989. It is one of the largest scientific societies in the field of biology and chemistry in Korea. The rapid increase in membership in the 1980s reflects the evolution of re- percent and achievements in the life sciences, especially in biochemistry and molecular biology. To facilitate the exchange of information and close relationships between members, four local branches have been created since 1983.
BSROK HAS magazines, reference books, manuals, reports and books --other. The first issue of the official journal of BSROK, Korean Biochemical Journal, Was published in 1968. Originally, semi-Annually quarterly profit since 1976. The number of items published in the newspaper Increased gradually with growing enrolment. The Increase in the number of documents, HOWEVER, is lower than that of presentations at regular meetings, Perhaps due to the fact That People items we publish more reputable international journals, scientific progress Reflecting Recently Korea. BSROK aussi publishes The News Biochemistry, quarterly, dealing with comments and new research in the field of life sciences.
BSROK led the field of life sciences in Korea joined in organizing conferences. In 1985, five companies participated in the Joint Conference of the life sciences, with over 3,000 people and 206 attending the conference presentations over a week.Read More»