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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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Post-Doctoral Research Grant in Metagenomics: Portugal

Scientific area: Biological Sciences Admission Requirements: The postdoctoral research grant can be awarded only if[...]

FEMS Summer School for Postdocs 2020

Introduction The FEMS Summer School for Postdocs will recognize 25 of the most talented and promising researchers[...]

FEMS Conference on Microbiology 2020

It is our great pleasure to announce and invite you to the 1st FEMS Conference on Microbiology, the first of a[...]

Postdoctoral Researcher: Bioinformatic analyses of microbial ecological data: Czech Republic

We are looking for postdoc/junior researcher to join our team at the Laboratory of Microbial Ecology, University of[...]

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Yeast Ecology and Interactions

The concept of working with pure cultures is deeply ingrained in the psyche of the microbiologist. But is this the only way? For example, there are many natural fermented product where mixed cultures are the norm: think of lambic beer, spontaneous wines and ciders, fermented dairy products and sourdough bread. Indeed, it is increasingly felt that interactions between microbes increase the metabolic potential of the community and give rise to more complex fermented products. FEMS Yeast Research is pleased to offer this set of minireviews that provide a current perspective on yeast ecology.

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All aspects of Microbiology - the 9th Congress of European Microbiologists - FEMS2021It 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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