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About Fems
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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IBBS 17 - The 17th International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation Symposium, Manchester - September 6th - 8th

The Council of the International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation Society (IBBS) is delighted to announce that[...]

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PhD (2) and MSc (1) positions - Interdisciplinary Wastewater Resource Recovery project 2017-2021: University College Cork, Ireland.

Three postgraduate research positions, 2 PhD and 1 MSc are available at the Environmental Research Institute (ERI)[...]

Job Opportunities for Research Fellows at the European Commission

Do you want EU policies and laws to be informed by the best scientific evidence available? Do you have a strong[...]

Postdoctoral Position in HIV Research

The Virology (chair: Prof. Dr. Oliver T. Keppler) of the Max von Pettenkofer-Institute at the LMU Munich, which also[...]

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Upcoming fems congress

The 7th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS 2017) is one of the leading meetings of its kind and will connect thousands of microbiologists from around the world.

FEMS 2017 will be held July 9-13 in Valencia, one of the liveliest and brightest cities in Spain.

To stay updated on FEMS 2017 news, visit our website at

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