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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,[...]

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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"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[...]

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[...]

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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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[...]

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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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European Commission AMR Fact sheet

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

Partnering with AMR Centre

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

Location
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,[...]

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Volunteering

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

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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[...]

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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[...]

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. [...]

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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[...]

FEMS partners with PeerWith

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

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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[...]

Events
Animal-Microbe Symbioses as Nested Ecosystems (GRC)
16-06-2019

The 3rd Gordon Research Conference on Animal-Microbial Symbioses will bring together an interdisciplinary and[...]

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Bioelectronics - Gordon Research Conference
16-06-2019

Event takes place: June 16 – 21, 2019 The first conference on Bioelectronics seeks to establish an[...]

Jobs
Plant Genomics/Bioinformatics Postdoctoral Researcher: Estonia
17-06-2019

Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech) is looking for a highly motivated and ambitious Postdoctoral Researcher[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Researcher - Plant Genomics/Bioinformatics: Estonia
17-06-2019

Tallinn University of Technology is looking for a highly motivated and ambitious Postdoctoral Researcher candidate[...]

Events
Point-of-Care, Biosensors & Mobile Diagnostics Europe 2019
18-06-2019

SelectBIO Point-of-Care, Wearables & Mobile Diagnostics Europe 2019 brings together the key opinion leaders from[...]

Events
Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics Europe 2019
18-06-2019

Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics Europe 2019 will focus to the many applications of Lab-on-a-Chip, from life[...]

Events
Microbiology 2019 - 33rd National Meeting of SIMGBM
19-06-2019

33rd National Meeting of the Italian Society of General Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology (SIMGBM), 19-22[...]

Jobs
Postdoc in Evolutionary Synthetic Microbiology: Spain
20-06-2019

We are seeking to appoint a highly-motivated Postdoctoral Researcher to investigate how the conflict between[...]

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ASM Microbe 2019
20-06-2019

The conference aims to navigate the most recent advances in microbiology, connect with peers on new collaborations.

Jobs
Three Postdoctoral fellowships in data science, bioinformatics or computational biology in human microbiome: Denmark
21-06-2019

We are seeking candidates to fill up to three 2-year positions, with possibilities of extension, to work on[...]

Events
European Workshops on Bacterial Protein Toxins – ETOX19: 22-26 June 2019, Switzerland
22-06-2019

European Workshops on Bacterial Protein Toxins – ETOX19 Conference will take place on June 22nd – 26th, 2019[...]

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Carbohydrates - Gordon Research Conference
23-06-2019

This event takes place: June 23 – 28, 2019 The important roles of carbohydrates in human homeostasis,[...]

Events
7th Conference on Physiology of Yeast & Filamentous Fungi
24-06-2019

The EFB and the organisers of PYFF7 are delighted to invite you to Milan to attend the 7th Conference on Physiology[...]

Events
12th International Conference on Halophilic Microorganisms - Halophiles 2019
24-06-2019

24-Jun-2019 28-Jun-2019 Grand Hotel Napoca, 5-7 Clinicilor Street, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

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British Yeast Group: Discovery to Impact
26-06-2019

The 2019 British Yeast Group meeting will take place from 26-28 June 2019 at the County Hotel, Newcastle, UK. BYG[...]

PhD position on the microbial ecophysiology of ammonia-oxidizing archaea
26-06-2019

Nordcee at the Department of Biology, University of Southern Denmark, is looking for a highly motivated and[...]

Jobs
Post-doctoral researcher - Magnetotactic bacteria and magnetosome-based theranostic system: France
30-06-2019

Subject: Magnetotactic bacteria and magnetosome-based theranostic systems The institute focuses on interdisciplinary[...]

Jobs
Program Scientist/Team Leader - plant cell biology: Netherlands
30-06-2019

KeyGene is looking for an entrepreneurial Program Scientist/Team Leader Plant Cell Innovations to boost their[...]

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São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Scenarios and Modelling on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
01-07-2019

The objective of the ESPCA Scenarios is to provide graduate students with advanced knowledge and practice in the[...]

Jobs
Postdoc in plant mycobiomes at NCSU: USA
01-07-2019

We are looking for a postdoc to work on our AFRI-funded project examining how plant interactions with foliar[...]

Jobs
Postdoc in molecular genetics of human intestinal Bacteroidetes: Sweden
01-07-2019

About the project The intestinal microbiome impacts health throughout the entire human body. Because of this, it has[...]

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Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Agricultural Microbiomes: USA
01-07-2019

The Department of Plant and Microbial Biology in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at North Carolina[...]

Jobs
Post Doctoral Researcher, Freshwater Ecology: Finland
01-07-2019

The Research Unit of Ecology & Genetics, University of Oulu, Finland, has an opening for an 8-month post[...]

Events
27th Meeting of the Spanish Society for Microbiology (SEM)
02-07-2019

02-Jul-2019 05-Jul-2019 Department of Microbiology. faculty of Sciences. University of Malaga Malaga Spain

Jobs
Postdoc in Yeast Metabolism, Genetics and Epigenetics: Luxembourg
02-07-2019

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

Location
10th International Conference on Industrial Ecology
07-07-2019

Biannual meeting of the International Society for Industrial Ecology. Expected to gather ca. 700 academics and[...]

Events
FEMS2019
07-07-2019

Are you ready to get inspired, come together, and collaborate on fresh new ideas freely and without limits? Come to[...]

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Fully-Funded Postdoctoral Fellow Position: Genomics of Aquatic Microbial/Microplankton Ecology & Invasion Biology (Canada)
11-07-2019

The Heath Research Group at the Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research (GLIER), University of Windsor is[...]

Events
Microbial Language: Microbes, Molecules and Metabolites
13-07-2019

This seminar will highlight the mechanisms and applications of microbial languages. In the natural environment,[...]

Events
Applied and Environmental Microbiology
14-07-2019

The 2019 Conference will address one of the most urgent questions in microbiology: How can we employ what we have[...]

Events
Biomass to Biobased Chemicals and Materials - Gordon Research Conference
14-07-2019

Event takes place: July 14 – 19, 2019 This Biomass to Biobased Chemicals and Materials GRC is organized to[...]

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The 5th International Conference on Water Resource and Environment (WRE 2019)
16-07-2019

Topics: Water Resources Management Water Policies and Planning Sustainability and Water Water Pollution Water and[...]

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Microbiome: 18-21 July 2019, USA
18-07-2019

A new meeting on Microbiome will be held at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York on 18-21 July 2019. The meeting[...]

Events
Microbiome
18-07-2019

The proposed meeting will assemble the leaders in the field, together with junior faculty, postdoctoral fellows and[...]

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Emerging Approaches to Study Archaea and Their Viruses
20-07-2019

The Gordon Research Seminar on Archaea: Ecology, Metabolism and Molecular Biology is a unique forum for graduate[...]

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BIBE2019
20-07-2019

The Third International Conference on Biological Information and Biomedical Engineering (BIBE 2019)will provide a[...]

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Archaea: Ecology, Metabolism and Molecular Biology (GRS) - Emerging Approaches to Study Archaea and Their Viruses
20-07-2019

The Gordon Research Seminar on Archaea: Ecology, Metabolism and Molecular Biology is a unique forum for graduate[...]

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4th B Chromosome Conference
20-07-2019

B chromosomes are enigmatic accessory elements to the regular chromosome set (A) and, since their discovery at the[...]

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Archaea: Ecology, Metabolism and Molecular Biology - Unique Biology of the Archaea Bridging the Gap Between Bacteria and Eukaryotes
21-07-2019

Since 1984, the GRC on Archaea gathers all scientists that share a passion for these microorganisms to discuss the[...]

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Annual Meeting of the Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
21-07-2019

Topics: Biocatalysis Environmental Microbiology Fermentation & Cell Culture Natural Products Metabolic Engineering

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Unique Biology of the Archaea Bridging the Gap Between Bacteria and Eukaryotes (GRC)
21-07-2019

The GRC on Archaea discusses the latest developments in the field from a wide range of disciplines including[...]

Events
Carbohydrate-Active Enzymes for Glycan Conversions - Gordon Research Conference
21-07-2019

This event takes place: July 21 – 26, 2019 The 2019 Carbohydrate-Active Enzymes for Glycan Conversions GRC,[...]

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The Microbial Pathogenesis Conference: Mechanisms of Infectious Disease
21-07-2019

The conference brings together experts in all fields of infectious diseases, from students to senior investigators,[...]

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2nd International Conference on Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology (ABB 2019)
22-07-2019

The International Conference on Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology is convened annually to gather related[...]

Jobs
PhD position - Antimicrobial peptides: Spain/ Contrato predoctoral - Péptidos antimicrobianos: España
28-07-2019

A position is offered for carrying out a PhD in the project “Development of new omics and molecular techniques for[...]

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ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators (ASMCUE)
01-08-2019

More than 350 microbiology and biology educators (from a wide range of institutions: community colleges to[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Scientist - microbiology: Switzerland
10-08-2019

The Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology of the University of Bern is looking for a flexible, enthusiastic and[...]

Jobs
Professorship in Molecular Nutrition at Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University: Denmark
11-08-2019

The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants to apply for a[...]

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11th International Conference on the Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of the Clostridia
19-08-2019

The Netherlands, 19-22 August 2019 We are pleased to invite you to take part in Clostpath 11. The International[...]

Events
Eukaryotic mRNA Processing
20-08-2019

This event take place: August 20 – 24, 2019 The meeting will focus on the mechanisms and regulation of mRNA[...]

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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
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,[...]

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[...]

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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

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[...]

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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[...]

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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[...]

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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[...]

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,[...]

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Microbial Pathogenesis & Host Response
10-09-2019

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

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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[...]

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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

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[...]

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[...]

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,[...]

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
Recent Advances in Fermentation Technology
27-10-2019

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

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[...]

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
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[...]

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
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
Single Cell Analysis 2020
23-03-2020

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

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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
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[...]

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
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[...]

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​​​FEMS2021
11-07-2021

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