EFMC represents the scientific organisations from 24 European countries. Its objective is to advance the science of medicinal chemistry and chemical biology by promoting cooperation and encouraging strong links between these National Adhering Organisations, in order to promote contacts and exchanges between medicinal chemists and chemical biologists in Europe and around the world.

The contribution of Corporate Members helps the EFMC towards its objective of developing a strong community in Europe that is well-equipped for the challenges of the future and enables the discovery of innovative new medicines for patients.