About institute

Łukasiewicz – Industrial Chemistry Institute – the largest chemical research institutes in Poland is located in Warsaw.

The Pharmaceutical Research Institute and the Institute of Biotechnology and Antibiotics, belonging to The Łukasiewicz Network, have been incorporated into the Łukasiewicz – Industrial Chemistry Institute form June 1st, 2020.

The main tasks of the Institute are: scientific research focusing on applications, development, design and industrial application activities in the field of chemistry.


Polish scientists are getting closer to an effective drug for COVID-19

A team of Polish scientists from Łukasiewicz – Industrial Chemistry Institute and Wrocław University of Technology, in cooperation with the laboratories of Rolf Hilgenfeld (Lubeck) and Shaun Olsen (San Antonio), identified molecules with great therapeutic potential that could be a breakthrough in finding an effective drug against COVID-19. Thanks to research conducted under the supervision […]

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International Women’s Day in Science

  On February 11, we celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. On this occasion, we asked three women scientists from the Łukasiewicz Research Network about their professional path and what brings them shorter working time in scientific work. We were also curious to know what advice they have for new young […]

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