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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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Breathless microbes: techniques and theory in anaerobic microbiology

Dates: 24 – 28 July 2017 Location: Wageningen University and Hotel de Wageningsche Berg, Wageningen,[...]

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10th European Workshop on the Molecular Biology of Cyanobacteria

Dates: 20 – 24 August 2017 Location: Grand Hotel Italia, Cluj-Napoca, Romania Supported by: 

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Symposium Novel Anaerobes 2017: 10 November 2017, Portugal

Starting date: 10 November 2017 Location: Campus de Gualtar, University of Minho, Portugal This one day symposium is[...]

Postdoctoral position: Nanotechnologies for HIV-1 infection, Spain

A postdoctoral position is available at the IrsiCaixa AIDS Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain working with[...]

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Overview of freshwater microbial eukaryotes diversity

A first overview of microorganisms (protists and Fungi) in lakes and rivers.

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It is a great pleasure to announce the 8th Congress of European Microbiologists – FEMS 2019

FEMS 2019 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, such as antimicrobial resistance, environmental pollution and the emergence of pathogenic disease.

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