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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 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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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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Location
"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[...]

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[...]

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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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[...]

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[...]

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[...]

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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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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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Volunteering

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

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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[...]

Grants & funding
I2CELL Seed Award from the Fourmentin-Guilbert Foundation
19-04-2019

While cell biology is commonly making references to information processing in relation to DNA and genetics, there is[...]

Location
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow – Gut Microbiology: Canada
19-04-2019

A post-doctoral position is available at the School of Nutrition Sciences (SNS), Faculty of Health Sciences of the[...]

Jobs
Postdoc in Microbiome Research: Germany
21-04-2019

The following position is available at the department of Microbial Immune Regulation of the Helmholtz Centre for[...]

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Journal Social Media Editor (volunteer) for FEMS Microbiology Letters
22-04-2019

We are looking for a new Journal Social Media Editor (JSME) to take the latest microbiological research published in[...]

Events
10th Ubiquitin, Autophagy & Disease
23-04-2019

The meeting will cover current work on the structure, regulation and function of ubiquitin and ubiquitin-like[...]

Events
RPP10 conference-A comparative view on host physiology: 24-27 April 2019, Greece
24-04-2019

The 10th RPP conference will take place on 24-27 April 2019 in Crete, Greece. The RPP conference series aims at[...]

Jobs
Associate Professor in Molecular Microbiology: Denmark
26-04-2019

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (www.sdu.dk/bmb), University of Southern Denmark (SDU) in[...]

Events
41st Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals
27-04-2019

The first Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals was held in 1978 and hosted by Oak Ridge National[...]

Jobs
Post-Doctoral Fellow (Germany)
28-04-2019

The Microbial Physiology Group at The Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology is looking for a Post-Doctoral[...]

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Post-Doctoral Fellow - Microbial Physiology: Germany
28-04-2019

The Microbial Physiology Group of the Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology  is looking for a Post-Doctoral[...]

Jobs
Post-doc position - Microbiology (archaeal viruses): Germany
30-04-2019

The Faculty of Biology of the University of Freiburg is offering a Post-doc position in the area of Microbiology:[...]

Jobs
Junior Group Leader/Research Fellow in Microbiology: Belgium
30-04-2019

The VIB-KU Leuven Center for Microbiology is part of the VIB life sciences institute and is embedded within the[...]

Jobs
Two-year post-doctoral position in Molecular Biology: Sweden
30-04-2019

We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher in Molecular to the Department of Molecular Biology at Umeå University,[...]

Location
Postdoc in Electromicrobiology: Denmark
30-04-2019

The Department of Engineering, Aarhus University, invites applicants for a 2-year postdoc position on the[...]

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Post doc in quantitative microbiology: France
30-04-2019

A post-doctoral position is available in the research unit on Physical microfluidics and Bio-engineering, which is a[...]

Jobs
Two-year post-doc in Chemometrics: Sweden
30-04-2019

We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher in Chemometrics to the Department of Molecular Biology at Umeå[...]

Jobs
Two-year postdoc in Analytical Chemistry: Sweden
30-04-2019

Project: The Cava lab at the Laboratory of Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS) and the Department of[...]

Events
ASM Clinical Virology Symposium
05-05-2019

Hear the latest on microbiome-virome interactions, RNA sequencing for viral diagnosis, the challenges and[...]

Events
The Biology of Genomes
07-05-2019

The 2019 meeting will address DNA sequence variation and its role in molecular evolution, population genetics and[...]

Events
Wound Healing Society 31st Annual Meeting
07-05-2019

The Wound Healing Society (WHS) is known both nationally and internationally as the premier scientific organization[...]

Events
4th Mechanisms of Metabolic Signaling
14-05-2019

Metabolic signaling is at the intersection of many scientific fields, ranging from basic biochemistry and molecular[...]

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Power of Microbes in Industry and Environment 2019
15-05-2019

15-May-2019 18-May-2019 Sv. Martin na Muri, Croatia Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology Pierottijeva 6[...]

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Postdoctoral Position for two years: Impact of prebiotics on the gut microbiota of rainbow trout fed with 100% plant based diet
15-05-2019

Employer: Our research aims to focus on the nutrition of farming fish for many years. The research falls with the[...]

Bring your science communication activity to our congress!
15-05-2019

Are you coming to FEMS2019? And are you organizing a science communication activity? Then boost your activity and[...]

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Volunteer at FEMS2019​...
15-05-2019

…and see the Congress from a different view Living in or near Glasgow? Then why not combine the practical with[...]

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HFP2019: HUMAN FUNGAL PATHOGENS: MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HOST-PATHOGEN INTERACTIONS AND VIRULENCE
18-05-2019

18-May-2019 24-May-2019 Belambra Club: La Bergerie VIB-KU Leuven Center for Microbiology, Laboratory of Molecular[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Fellow in Bioinformatics of Vector-Borne Diseases: U.S.A.
19-05-2019

A Postdoctoral Fellow position funded by AKC Canine Health Foundation is available to study the improvement of[...]

Events
Retroviruses
20-05-2019

May 20 – 25, 2019 Cold Spring Harbor Topics: Entry: Envelopes, Antibodies and Vaccines Post-Entry Events:[...]

Jobs
Academic position in Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions: Belgium
20-05-2019

The Department of Bioengineering Sciences (DBIT) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel seeks candidates for a full[...]

Events
14th Yeast Lipid Conference (YLC 2019)
22-05-2019

22-May-2019 24-May-2019 Petrovič, Uroš Jožef Stefan Institute Jamova 39 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Events
84th RNA Control & Regulation
24-05-2019

The Symposium will begin at 7:30 pm on Wednesday May 29th, and end on Sunday evening, with normal departures on[...]

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2019 Viruses and Cells Gordon Research Conference
25-05-2019

25 May 2019 – 31 May 2019 Renaissance Tuscany, Il Ciocco, Lucca (Barga), Italy

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Microbial Pathogenesis Symposium – A European Tribute to the Life and Career of Stanley Falkow
28-05-2019

28-29 May 2019, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France A tribute to the life and career of renowned American microbiologist[...]

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Project engineer – Microbiology: France
30-05-2019

Within the E.A. 4651 ABTE research unit, your main tasks will be the development of a method for extracting phageome[...]

Jobs
PhD position within Marie Curie ITN Break Biofilms: Spain
31-05-2019

PhD position avalaible in ASINCAR Agrifood Technology Centre (North Spain, www.asincar.com) within the Marie Curie[...]

Jobs
PhD in Structural Microbiology: France
31-05-2019

Ribosome-targeting antimicrobial peptides show great promise as a means to tackle drug resistant bacteria (Charon et[...]

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FEMS as partner in grant proposals
01-06-2019

FEMS is extending its activities to build communities and reinvest in science by partnering in research grant[...]

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FEMS Summer School on Microbiology Education
02-06-2019

The FEMS Summer School for microbiology teachers aims to expand the skills of those teaching academic microbiology;[...]

Events
3rd Annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology West Coast Conference
05-06-2019

The pharmaceutical microbiology field is an ever-present constant in almost all areas of pharmaceuticals. We are[...]

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69th Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Microbiologists (CSM 2019)
10-06-2019

The conference will cover all three sections of the Canadian Society of Microbiologists: Applied & Environmental[...]

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Microbial Language: Microbes, Molecules and Metabolites (GRS)
13-06-2019

Microbial Language: Microbes, Molecules and Metabolites Gordon Research Seminar will highlight the mechanisms and[...]

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Shaping the Earth's Microverse (GRC)
14-06-2019

As one of the longest running of all Gordon Research Conferences, Applied and Environmental Microbiology (AEM)[...]

Events
Symbiotic Tipping Points: Evolutionary Forces Driving Symbiotic Interactions
15-06-2019

Symbiotic interactions are fundamental to life as we know it, and range across a spectrum from parasitism to[...]

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[...]

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[...]

Events
ASM Microbe 2019
20-06-2019

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

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[...]

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[...]

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[...]

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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

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[...]

Events
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[...]

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

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[...]

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
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[...]

Location
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[...]

Events
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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BIBE2019
20-07-2019

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

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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[...]

Events
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[...]

Events
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[...]

Events
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
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[...]

Events
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,[...]

Events
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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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[...]

Events
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[...]

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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
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

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[...]

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
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
Microbial Pathogenesis & Host Response
10-09-2019

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

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

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

Tel Aviv, Israel, 24-Sep-19

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
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[...]

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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