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About Fems

FEMS is leading the way in promoting excellence and equality in science, and in channelling high quality knowledge to solving today’s societal problems around microbiology. It does this by funding research, publishing journals, organizing collaborative projects and partnering with other organizations.

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5th International Conference on Microbial Diversity 2019
25-09-2019

The 5th International Conference on Microbial Diversity 2019 will take place in Sicily from 25th to 27th September[...]

Jobs
Postdoc Position “Modeling Microbial Communities Of The Southern Ocean”: Netherlands
25-09-2019

The research team of dr. Julia Engelmann applies bioinformatic and network biology approaches to marine marker gene,[...]

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Post-doctoral position in Microbiology (Fribourg, Switzerland)
15-09-2019

Emerging antibiotic resistance is being recognized as a crosscutting threat to global health. Multidrug resistance[...]

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4th International Course on Antibiotics and Resistance (ICARe)
17-10-2019

October 19 -27, 2019, Les Pensières, Annecy (France) The emergence and spread of bacteria resistant to many drug[...]

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SAVE THE DATE FOR THE FEMS2021 CONGRESS

It is a great pleasure to encourage you to participate in the 9th Congress of European Microbiologists – FEMS2021 – which will be held 11-15 July 2021 in Hamburg, Germany.

FEMS2021 will bring together leading scientists spanning different fields of microbiology to celebrate the best of microbiology. This congress will showcase the most recent developments in microbiology to address some of the global challenges we face today.

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