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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. Testing the waters: Legionnaires’ disease and the Olympics

    13 September 2016

    Over the next few weeks, we’ll be exploring the molecular methods that enable scientists to investigate disease outbreaks, often in real time. This week, research from the Journal of Medical Microbiology on dealing with outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease. Water was a big topic of conversation at the Olympics in Rio this year. Guanabara Bay, where the sailing took place, was reported to be full of [continue reading …]


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