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.

 

/s/ RBSM LLP

 

New York, NY

 

April 17, 2017