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The Microbiology Society is a membership organisation for scientists who work in all areas of microbiology.

It is the largest learned microbiological society in Europe with a worldwide membership based in universities, industry, hospitals, research institutes and schools.


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  1. All United Nations countries to sign declaration to fight antimicrobial resistance

    22 September 2016

    The Microbiology Society is delighted that all 193 countries of the United Nations have agreed to sign a landmark declaration to fight the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) at the UN High Level Meeting on Antimicrobial Resistance.

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  2. Lindsay Broadbent wins Sir Howard Dalton Young Microbiologist of the Year 2016

    20 September 2016

    Earlier this month, at the Microbiology Society’s Showcase and Annual General Meeting 2016, Dr Lindsay Broadbent, a postdoctoral researcher at Queen’s University Belfast, was awarded first prize in the Sir Howard Dalton Young Microbiologist of the Year competition.

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From the blog

  1. Spotlight on Grants: Do tardigrades have a microbiome?

    26 September 2016

    Each year, the Microbiology Society awards a number of grants that enable undergraduates to work on microbiological research projects during the summer vacation. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be posting a series of articles from students who were awarded Harry Smith Vacation Studentships this summer. This week is Dana Barringham, a third year zoology [continue reading …]


Upcoming Events rss

  1. Science and Stormont 2016

    10 Oct     Belfast, Northern Ireland

  2. Biology Week: Tackling antimicrobial resistance crisis - what roles will regulation and innovation play?

    10 Oct     Charles Darwin House, London, UK

  3. Science and the Parliament 2016

    9 Nov     Edinburgh, UK

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