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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. Focused Meeting: Industrial Applications of Metal–Microbe Interactions

    1 October 2015

    On 9 and 10 November, the Microbiology Society is holding a Focused Meeting entitled, Industrial Applications of Metal–Microbe Interactions. The meeting will be held at the Society’s headquarters in Charles Darwin House, London, UK and will feature talks and posters on biomining, bioremediation and biofabrication, among others.

    One of the invited speakers at the event is Dr Chris Bryan, Lecturer in Sustainable Mining and Mineral Resourcing at [Continue reading...]

  2. Professor Neil Gow to be new Society President

    30 September 2015

    The Microbiology Society is delighted to announce that our new President will be Professor Neil Gow from the University of Aberdeen. Professor Gow’s presidency will run for three years, beginning on 1 January 2016, when our current President, Professor Nigel Brown, steps down.

    [Continue reading…]

From the blog

  1. Deadlier than Darth: Death by worm-star

    6 October 2015

    If you happen to be a nematode, worm-stars are probably your worst nightmare. One minute, you’re swimming around minding your own business. The next, you’ve been sucked into a wildly thrashing mass of your peers, all stuck to each other by their tails. There is almost no escape from this desperately flailing entity. Eventually, you [continue reading …]


Upcoming Events rss

  1. Focused Meeting 2015: Industrial Applications of Metal–Microbe Interactions

    9 - 10 Nov     London, UK

  2. FIS 2015: Action on Infection

    21 - 23 Nov     Glasgow SECC, UK

  3. Annual Conference 2016

    21 - 24 Mar     ACC Liverpool, UK

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