About the International Society for Neurochemistry

The International Society for Neurochemistry (ISN) has a proud history dating back to its establishment in 1965 and publishes the Journal of Neurochemistry. ISN as the sole international society focused on neurochemistry strives to promote all relevant aspects of molecular and cellular neuroscience.

The International Society for Neurochemistry (ISN) is a nonprofit membership organization of scientists and physicians who are active in the field of neurochemistry, cell and molecular neuroscience or related areas and aims

  • To facilitate the worldwide advancement of neurochemistry and related neuroscience disciplines
  • To foster the education and development of neuroscientists, particularly of young and emerging investigators
  • To disseminate information about neurochemistry and neurochemists' activities throughout the world

ISN Activities

ISN creates venues for sharing great science in an expanding field.

  • Holds the ISN Biennial meeting usually in August, attracting more than 1’500 attendees from around the globe including outstanding plenary speakers & lectures
  • Publishes The Journal of Neurochemistry (JNC), one of the leading sources for research into all aspects of neuroscience, with a particular focus on molecular and cellular aspects of the nervous system, the pathogenesis of neurological disorders and the development of disease specific biomarkers

ISN supports the neuroscience community, connecting people around the globe and across specialties.