About FEMS
About FEMS

We are leading the way in promoting excellence and equality in science, and in channelling high quality knowledge to solving today’s societal problems around microbiology. We do this by funding research, giving out travel and training grants to scientists, publishing our journals, running events, and managing collaborative projects with other partner organizations.

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Jobs
Section Editor for Clinical Microbiology and/or Clinical Veterinary Microbiology for FEMS Microbiology Letters
27-06-2021

We seek an experienced Editor to join our Editorial Board to lead a new Section within the journal that will publish[...]

At FEMS
FEMS Summer School for Postdocs 2021
03-09-2021

COVID-19 Disclaimer:  The safety and welfare of our attendees and staff is our top priority. Consequently, FEMS will[...]

Grants & funding
FEMS Research and Training Grants
01-07-2021

Members of FEMS Member Societies can apply for our grants. Research and Training Grants assist early career[...]

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World Microbe Forum, a FEMS and ASM collaboration
20-06-2021

Despite physical distancing resulting from the pandemic, microbial scientists will convene digitally for a unique[...]

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Featured Issue

Galleria mellonella

Explore a new Thematic Issue on the greater wax moth, Galleria mellonella from Pathogens and Disease. This issue includes reviews and research on insect immune systems and the use of Galleria mellonella as a model organism for assessing the virulence of bacterial pathogens and the effectiveness of antimicrobial agents.
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SAVE THE DATE FOR THE WORLD MICROBE FORUM

World Microbe Forum logoIt is a great pleasure to encourage you to participate in World Microbe Forum – incorporating the 9th Congress of European Microbiologists – FEMS2021 – which will be held online from 20 – 24 June 2021.

Recognizing that microbial sciences, just like microbes, know no borders, the Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS) and the American Society of Microbiology (ASM) have come together to launch a new initiative – the World Microbe Forum, taking place online from 20-24 June, 2021. Bringing together two of the biggest meetings in the microbial sciences, ASM Microbe 2021 and FEMS2021, under one platform to further science.

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