The FEMS Standing Orders for Company Administration provide for the establishment of Management Boards, i.e. sub-committees of the Executive Committee.
|Deputy Convenor||Longest-serving Chief Editor|
|Delegate Representative||Dr Antionio Ventosa (Spain)|
|Delegate Representatives||Dr Helge Holo (Norway)
Dr Vaso Taleski (Macedonia)
|Members||up to 3 ad-hoc Members
(appointed by the Executive Committee if deemed necessary)
|Delegate Representatives||Dr Beate Averhoff (Germany)
Dr Alexander Netrusov (Russia)
|Co-Chair||Chair, Congress National Committee|
(Chair, Congress Programme Committee)FEMS Vice-PresidentFEMS TreasurerHosting Society’s TreasurerHosting Society’s President
|Consultants||Chair, Congress Organising Board of Previous Congress
Chair, Programme Committee of Previous Congress
|Documentation||Statutes and Structures|
Mycobacteria show a high degree of intrinsic resistance to most antibiotics and chemotherapeutic agents. The low permeability of the mycobacterial cell wall, with its unusual structure, is now known to be a major factor in this resistance.