Exhibit 23.1


Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


Icagen, Inc.

Durham, North Carolina


We hereby consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statement on Form S-8 (No. 333-213173) of our report dated March 30, 2017 relating to the consolidated financial statements of Icagen, Inc., which appear in this Form 10-K. Our report on the consolidated financial statements contains an explanatory paragraph regarding the Company's ability to continue as a going concern.




New York, NY


April 17, 2017