The Société de Chimie Thérapeutique (SCT), French Medicinal Chemistry Society, was founded on 16 November 1966 (statutes of association under the French law of 1901.

SCT is a member of  The European Federation of Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology (EFMC).

SCT Archives J. Thuillier, Chim. Thér. 1966, 1, 119–124. Eur. J. Med. Chem. Vol 30, 1995, Suppl. (1s-688s) M. Debaert, 30th anniversary of SCT allocution 1996, C. Combet-Farnoux, Act. Chim. Thér. 2003, 29, I–X. J. Thuillier, Act. Chim. Thér. 2003, 29, XI–XII.