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Useful resources
FREE software to evaluate patents

IPscore is a FREE software to evaluate patents, technologies and research projects. It allows you to analyse,[...]

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European Antibiotic Awareness Day: Campaigns across Europe

It is important to be aware of the risks associated with taking antibiotics and more importantly what the[...]

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New teaching videos available from Microbiology at NUI Galway, Ireland

Check out our new teaching initiative, just launched by Microbiology at NUI Galway, Ireland: 40 instructional[...]

Location
5th International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Sciences (ABS 2019)

The 5th International conference on Agricultural and Biological Sciences (ABS 2019) will be held from July 22nd to[...]

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13th International Scientific Conference on Probiotics, Prebiotics, Gut Microbiota and Health IPC2019

IPC2019 is the biggest scientific conference worldwide, solely focusing on probiotics and prebiotics for scientists,[...]

Jobs
Two Ph.D. Positions in the Bhatnagar lab available

The Bhatnagar lab is seeking two Ph.D. students to join the lab in the Fall of 2020. Projects are focused on the[...]

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"Funding starts here" - Grant writing for early career-researchers

The grant-writing and review process is one of many challenges for early-career researchers (ECRs). Though it is one[...]

Useful resources
Book: Superbugs: An Arms Race Against Bacteria

Antibiotics are powerful drugs that can prevent and treat infections, but they are becoming less effective as a[...]

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Antibiotic Prescription in Ireland.

The Health Service Executive (HSE) in Ireland have produced this practical guide in order to aid antibiotic[...]

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Under the Weather - a practical guide.

The Health Service Executive (HSE) in Ireland have developed a practical guide to help you (the patient) when you[...]

Grants & funding
Generating New Insights and Mechanistic Understanding of Antibiotic Resistance Development

Through these FOAs, you will have the opportunity to advance critical research areas from the National Action Plan[...]

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Antibiotic Awareness Resources - forearmed is forewarned!

Public Health England are driving the need for antibiotic awareness and self responsibility in terms of our[...]

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Microbes and Antibiotics - what are they all about anyway?

A fun way to teach both adults and students about microbes and the respective antibiotics used to treat the[...]

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Antibiotic Awareness - A Welsh perspective.

The onus on us to be mindful of antibiotics and their resistance has never been more important. Only when we know[...]

New project in Efficient Biomass Supply Chains for Sustainable Chemical Production

ICT-BIOCHAIN – ICT Tools in Efficient Biomass Supply Chains for Sustainable Chemical Production. Follow[...]

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European Commission AMR Fact sheet

Antimicrobial resistance is recognized as being one of the greatest threats to human health. It is estimated that by[...]

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The Microbes Fight Back: Antibiotic Resistance

What will a future of continued antibiotic resistance look like? How can human activities prevent the rise of[...]

Jobs
Place your job opportunity

Do you want to advertise a job via FEMS? If you have a FEMS Account, you can easily share your opportunities. [...]

FEMS partners with PeerWith

PeerWith allows you to find manuscript preparation services including language editing and figure drawing by[...]

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WHO - world report on surveillance

WHO world report that gives as accurate a picture as is presently possible of the magnitude of AMR and the current[...]

Partnering with AMR Centre

We are looking for AMR projects that help address the WHO priority list, namely: Clinical treatments for[...]

Microbiology Heroes Hall of Fame

The teacher that nudged you to study life sciences, the pioneer that saved many lives – we are surrounded by[...]

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Volunteering

Seasoned scientists can offer reviews and comments on key issues in microbiology – like ebola, antibiotics[...]

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The New Bacteriology - Royal Society special issue

Royal Society Publishing has recently published a special issue of Philosophical Transactions B entitled The new[...]

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Contributing to the Journals

Over the last 40 years we’ve launched five highly-respected journals which fund our philanthropic and campaigning[...]

Jobs
Senior Lecturer in Genetics: Sweden
25-08-2019

A position as Lecturer in Genetics is available at the Department of Plant Biology, at SLU, Uppsala. The department[...]

Jobs
Junior Researcher Position in Translational Medicine
26-08-2019

The Nephrology & Infectiology Group of i3S (Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde) of Universidade do[...]

At FEMS
FEMS Summer School for Postdocs
28-08-2019

The FEMS Summer School for Postdocs will run for 10 days from 28 August to 7 September 2019. Applications by[...]

Jobs
Postdoc Human Genetics: Netherlands
31-08-2019

Your position As a postdoctoral researcher you will work on a project aiming to develop an RNA targeting therapy for[...]

Jobs
PhD Position in Non-target Microbiome Metabolomics: Luxembourg
31-08-2019

The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University. Luxembourg is a dynamic,[...]

Jobs
Research assistant (Pre Doc, 30 hrs): Austria
31-08-2019

Established in 2013, the Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences (KL) is part of an academic and research[...]

Events
16th Symposium on Aquatic Microbial Ecology
01-09-2019

We are delighted to announce that registration for the SAME16 (16th Symposium on Aquatic Microbial Ecology) is now[...]

Events
Microscopy Conference • 01–05 September 2019 • Berlin, Germany
01-09-2019

Technische Universität Berlin Straße des 17. Juni 135 10623 Berlin, Germany www.tu-berlin.de

Jobs
Postdoctoral researcher in soil microbiology: Norway
01-09-2019

The Department of Soil Quality and Climate Change, of the Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research is looking for[...]

Location
Two Research Managers at Turku Bioimaging: Finland
01-09-2019

Turku Bioimaging is a research organization to employ and promote the strengths of both biological and medical[...]

Events
Symposium of Aquatic Microbial Ecology (SAME) 16
01-09-2019

From Boat to Bench – integrating field observation with lab experiments 1-6 September 2019 The SAME 16[...]

Jobs
Assistant Professor in the Chair and Department of Medical Microbiology: Poland
02-09-2019

Medical University of Warsaw announces a competition for the position of Assistant Professor in the Chair and[...]

Jobs
Molecular and Cellular Biology Research Assistant: UK
02-09-2019

The Mary Lyon Centre at the Medical Research Council Harwell requires a Research Assistant to provide technical[...]

Events
ASM/ECSMID Conference on Drug Development to Meet the Challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance
03-09-2019

The ASM/ECSMID Conference on Drug Development returns to Boston, Massachusetts for 2019. Co-sponsored by the[...]

Events
Acinetobacter 2019: 4-6 September 2019, Germany
04-09-2019

The 12th International Symposium on the Biology of Acinetobacter 2019 will be held on 4-6 September 2019 in[...]

Events
IMAV 2019: International Meeting on Arboviruses and their Vectors
05-09-2019

The Third International Meeting on Arboviruses and their Vectors will take place on September 5 and 6 at the[...]

Location
Post doctorate in Microbiology: France
06-09-2019

The proposed project aims at identifying all the actors involved in Staphylococcus aureus natural transformation, a[...]

Events
Molecular Approaches to Clinical Microbiology in Africa
07-09-2019

The course will concentrate on approaches which are: currently applicable in African laboratories. likely to be[...]

Location
Scientific Officer in Genomics Technology Development: Germany
08-09-2019

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is offering a very exciting opportunity in cutting-edge single cell[...]

Grants & funding
Horizon Europe Co-design 2021-2024 - consultation​
08-09-2019

The European Commission would like to know what you think are the most pressing challenges that EU-funded research[...]

Jobs
Head of Genomics Technology Development Team: Germany
08-09-2019

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is looking for a Head of Genomics Technology Development Team. Do you[...]

Events
CHRO 2019 Conference Belfast 8-11 September 2019
08-09-2019

Belfast is hosting the 20th Campylobacter, Helicobacter and Related Microorganisms conference on 8-11 September[...]

Events
Biomin XV: 15th International Symposium on Biomineralization
09-09-2019

The congress will provide a forum for presentation and discussion of the many recent advances and open questi ons,[...]

Events
4th Thünen Symposium on Soil Metagenomics
10-09-2019

Understanding and Managing Soil Microbiomes, 11 – 13 December 2019, Braunschweig (Germany) Scientific conference[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral researcher in Microbiology: Luxembourg
10-09-2019

The University of Luxembourg is looking within its Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication and within the[...]

Events
Microbial Pathogenesis & Host Response
10-09-2019

The meeting will focus on interdisciplinary approaches to study infectious diseases integrating the disciplines of[...]

Jobs
PostDoc position at VIB-VUB Center for Structural Biology in Brussels, Belgium
13-09-2019

I am opening a postdoc position (fully funded) to start my lab at the VIB-VUB Center for Structural Biology in[...]

Jobs
PhD position at VIB-VUB Center for Structural Biology in Brussels, Belgium
13-09-2019

I am currently opening a fully funded PhD position to start my lab at the VIB-VUB Center for Structural Biology in[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Bacterial Genomics: Australia
15-09-2019

An exciting role has become available in the Department of Molecular Sciences (MolSci) at Macquarie University,[...]

Jobs
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[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Researcher in Human Microbiome Research: Finland
15-09-2019

The Faculty of Medicine promotes scientific research of a high standard and is responsible for providing[...]

Jobs
Senior Research Fellow of Evolutionary and Population Genomics: Estonia
16-09-2019

University of Tartu is seeking an experienced and highly motivated researcher in evolutionary genetics, population[...]

Location
11th ÖGMBT Annual Meeting
16-09-2019

Inside the world of biomolecules Salzburg Austria 16-18 September 2019 Celebrate life sciences with us It is a great[...]

Location
BCCM training on preservation of micro-organisms: a practical approach (2019): 17-20 September 2019, Belgium
17-09-2019

The BCCM training 2019 on preservation is organised during 17-20 September 2019 in Belgium. A 3-day training is[...]

Events
28th Congress of the Czechoslovak Society for Microbiology
18-09-2019

Tatranske Matliare, High Tatras, Slovakia Slovakia 18-21 September 2019

Location
University Assistant with doctorate: Austria
19-09-2019

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz is looking for University Assistant with doctorate Main Duties: Independent research[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Fellow in Microbiology: Sweden
20-09-2019

The Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES) is one of the biggest departments at the[...]

Events
Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease - 23 - 25 October 2019
24-09-2019

The 8th Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease meeting will once again bring together[...]

Events
The Graduate Conference in Genetics Genomics and Evolution
24-09-2019

Tel Aviv, Israel, 24-Sep-19

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The XXth International Listeria Conference ISOPOL 2019
24-09-2019

Since 1957, a meeting referred to as “ISOPOL”, for the “International Symposium on Problems of Listeria and[...]

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,[...]

Jobs
Bioinformatics Postdoctoral Position in Epigenomics: Germany
25-09-2019

The Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics in Freiburg, Germany offers a Postdoctoral Position in[...]

Events
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[...]

Events
Antimicrobial Resistance in Bacterial Pathogens
29-09-2019

In collaboration with the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases (NHTD) and the Oxford University Clinical Research[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Position - Epigenetic regulation of early embryo: Germany
30-09-2019

The Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics in Freiburg, Germany offers a Postdoctoral Position in the[...]

Jobs
Professor in Microbial Ecology for the Bio-based Circular Economy
30-09-2019

In the Science, Engineering and Technology Group of KU Leuven, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, in the Department[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Position in plant-mycorrhizal-saprotroph interactions and biogeochemistry: USA
01-10-2019

The Bhatnagar Lab of Microbial Ecology (https://microbesatbu.wordpress.com/) is seeking a highly motivated[...]

Jobs
Post doctoral position in Microbiology, Switzerland
01-10-2019

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

Location
PhD Position on the metabolism of photorophic bacteria: Czech Republic
05-10-2019

The Laboratory of Anoxygenic Phototrophs at the Institute of Microbiology in Trebon, Czech Rep is looking for[...]

Events
11th Annual Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics World Congress 2019
07-10-2019

The 11th Annual Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics World Congress 2019 will focus many applications of Lab-on-a-Chip,[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Junior Leader/ Postdoctorado Junior Leader
08-10-2019

Postdoctoral Junior Leader Fellowship Programme / Postdoctorado Junior Leader The Postdoctoral Junior Leader[...]

Genome Engineering: Frontiers of CRISPR-Cas
10-10-2019

The specific goal for this meeting is to foster fruitful and creative interactions between researchers interested in[...]

Events
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[...]

Events
International Conference "Advances in Microbiology and Biotechnology"
19-10-2019

29-Oct-2018 31-Oct-2018 Lviv National University Lviv, Ukraine Drahomanova street 14/16 Lviv Ukraine

Events
EMBO/Leopoldina Workshop on ‘The Impact of Bacterial Infections on Human Cancer’
26-10-2019

Pathogenic bacteria, in conjunction with other microbes, constantly affect our mucosal surfaces causing epithelial[...]

Events
Recent Advances in Fermentation Technology
27-10-2019

Topics: interpretation of fermentation data, using off-gas data to make process decisions medium design concepts[...]

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Recent Advances in Fermentation Technology
27-10-2019

The Conferene will have a Workshop on “Fermentation Concepts with Advanced Applications”: the topics[...]

Events
Partnerships in Biocontrol, Biostimulants, & Microbiome: USA
04-11-2019

Increasing prioritization of sustainability in agriculture has led to rapid growth in the agricultural biologicals[...]

Events
5th Recent Advances in Microbial Control (RAMC) Conference
04-11-2019

The theme of the meeting is Microbiomes Matter, and the focus of the sessions will be on the significant effect that[...]

Events
Genome Informatics
06-11-2019

Topics: Personal and Medical Genomics Transcriptomics, Alternative Splicing and Gene Predictions Epigenomics and[...]

Jobs
PhD position in Microbiology (Berlin), Germany
08-11-2019

The Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM) is a materials research organization in Germany. Our[...]

Location
Annual Congress of the Danish Microbiological Society
11-11-2019

The congress is held by the Danish Microbiological Society in Copenhagen and is a Danish national meeting in which[...]

Events
Scientific Writing Retreat - CSHL Course
13-11-2019

The formal sessions will cover: Publication writing for scientific journals from the perspectives of Cell Press and[...]

Events
6th Single Cell Analyses
13-11-2019

The CSHL Single Cell Analyses meeting is the oldest single cell biology meeting as this year will mark its[...]

Events
Microfluidics & Organ-on-a-Chip Asia 2019
14-11-2019

This event takes place:  November 14-15, 2019 Poster Submission Deadline: 31 October 2019 Main Topics: 3D-Printing[...]

Events
Zebrafish Neural Circuits & Behavior
20-11-2019

This meeting will provide a forum for presentation and discussion of the most innovative and exciting research[...]

Location
The 2nd Int'l Conference on Soil Remediation and Plant Protection (SRPP 2019) - workshop
22-11-2019

Topics: The conference is soliciting state-of-the-art research papers in the following areas of interest: Soil[...]

Events
Epidemics7: Seventh International Conference on Infectious Disease Dynamics
03-12-2019

EPIDEMICS7 will bring together more than 500 scientists to share the latest ideas, data, insight, models and methods[...]

Events
Computational Genomics - CSHL Course
04-12-2019

Topics include: Protein & DNA sequence similarity, comparisons, multiple alignments, and database searches[...]

Events
11th Plant Genomes, Systems Biology and Engineering
04-12-2019

Topics: Engineering Technologies and Synthetic Biology Crop Biology and Trait Enhancement Metabolic Circuits Plants[...]

Events
2019 ASCB/EMBO Meeting
11-12-2019

The 2019 joint meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) and the European Molecular Biology[...]

Events
3rd International Conference on Natural Product Discovery and Development in the Genomic Era
12-01-2020

Although there has been a steady decline in natural product discovery efforts in the pharmaceutical industry over[...]

Events
3rd International Conference on Natural Product Discovery and Development in the Genomic Era
12-01-2020

Although there has been a steady decline in natural product discovery efforts in the pharmaceutical industry over[...]

Events
ASM Biothreats
28-01-2020

ASM Biothreats is a one-of-a-kind meeting offering professionals in biodefense, biosecurity and biological threats[...]

Events
Viruses 2020 - Novel Concepts in Virology
05-02-2020

Because of their global impact on human, animal, and plant health and their utility as tractable model systems,[...]

Events
15th European Conference on Fungal Genetics - (ECFG15)
17-02-2020

An International conference on Fungal genetics, biology, host pathogen interaction & evolutionary ecology. It is[...]

Location
3rd Bacterial Cell Biology Conference
26-02-2020

Topics: Cell morphogenesis Cell division Chromosome replication and segregation Cell biology of transcription and[...]

Events
6th Joint Conference of DGHM & VAAM
08-03-2020

72th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology (DGHM) Annual Meeting 2020 of the Association[...]

Events
Antibody Biology and Engineering (GRS) - Design and Applications of Next-Generation Antibody Technologies and Therapies
14-03-2020

The Gordon Research Seminar on Antibody Biology and Engineering is a unique forum for graduate students, post-docs,[...]

Events
Design and Applications of Next-Generation Antibody Technologies and Therapies - GRS
14-03-2020

The Gordon Research Seminar on Antibody Biology and Engineering is a unique forum for graduate students, post-docs,[...]

Events
Antibody Biology and Engineering - Connecting B Cell Biology with Antibody Structure, Function and Applications
15-03-2020

Antibodies are multi-faceted proteins that are capable of an array of important functions. They play a critical role[...]

Events
Connecting B Cell Biology with Antibody Structure, Function and Applications
15-03-2020

Antibodies are multi-faceted proteins that are capable of an array of important functions. They play a critical role[...]

Events
Single Cell Analysis 2020
23-03-2020

Event takes place: March 23-24, 2020 Main Topics: Biological Heterogeneity Flow Cytometry, FISH and Technologies for[...]

Events
Single Molecule Analysis and Label-Free Detection
23-03-2020

This event takes place: March 23-24, 2020 Main Topics: Aptamers Digital Detection Label-Free Detection Single[...]

Events
Innovations in Microfluidics 2020
23-03-2020

Topics: 3D-Printing of Microfluidics Devices Commercialization of Microfluidics Devices for Point-of-Care[...]

Events
Expression, Purification & Analysis of Proteins and Protein Complexes - CSHL Course
25-03-2020

The emphasis of the course is on the following: Approaches in protein expression: Choosing the best bacterial or[...]

Events
High-Content and Phenotypic Screening 2020
25-03-2020

This event takes place: March 25-26, 2020 Main Topics: High-Content Analysis and Phenotypic Screening for New[...]

Location
2nd International Conference on Microbial Food and Feed Ingredients (MiFFI)
15-04-2020

It is a great pleasure to announce the 2nd International Conference on Microbial Food and Feed Ingredients (MiFFI)[...]

Events
9th European Spores Conference
15-04-2020

The European Spores Conference (ESC) has rapidly become one of the leading ‘focused’ microbiology conferences with a[...]

Events
Genome Organization & Nuclear Function
28-04-2020

This event takes place: April 28 – May 2, 2020 Topics: Chromatin and Chromosome Organization Higher Order[...]

Events
The Biology of Genomes
05-05-2020

This event takes place: May 5 – 9, 2020 Topics: Population Genomics Evolutionary & Non-Human Genomics[...]

Events
NIDO2020 - XVth International Nidovirus Symposium
10-05-2020

Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, May 10-14, 2020 Hashtag: #nido2020    Twitter: @nido20201    Facebook Page Enjoy[...]

Events
Regulatory & Non-Coding RNAs
12-05-2020

This meeting takes place: May 12 – 16, 2020 Topics: Micro RNAs DNA Modification and Novel RNA Biology Long[...]

Events
The Galleria mellonella Workshop (GmW)
15-05-2020

Two Days of Powerful Talks, Frascati, Italy, 15th – 17th May 2020 This two-day residential meeting set in the[...]

Events
Cortona Prokaryotes
21-05-2020

Cortona Procarioti is a well-established microbiology meeting supported by SIMGBM (Società Italiana di Microbiologia[...]

Events
14th International Adenovirus Meeting
26-05-2020

Adenoviruses are associated with gastroenteritis, conjunctivitis, respiratory and urinary tract infections which in[...]

Events
Advanced Bacterial Genetics - CSHL Course
02-06-2020

Laboratory methods include: Classical and cutting-edge mutagenesis using transposons, allelic exchange, and[...]

Events
14th International Conference on Plant Pathogenic Bacteria (14th ICPPB) - The Impact of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria on Global Plant Health
07-06-2020

We are delighted to welcome you to the 14th International Conference on Plant Pathogenic Bacteria (14thICPPB) which[...]

Events
ASM Microbe 2020
18-06-2020

Topics: Antimicrobial Agents and Resistance Applied and Environmental Science Clinical Infections and Vaccines[...]

Events
IOM 2020 - The 23rd Biennial Congress of the international Organization for Mycoplasmology
05-07-2020

The International Organization for Mycoplasmology (IOM) was founded in 1976 as a nonprofit organization and exists[...]

Events
14th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference 2020
27-08-2020

The 14th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference (ENFC), will be held 27-30 August 2020 in Naples, Italy at the Hotel[...]

At FEMS
​​​FEMS2021
11-07-2021

SAVE THE DATE: The 9th Congress of European Microbiologists will be held from 11-15 July 2021 in Hamburg, Germany