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9 December 2016
The Microbiology Society Annual Conference 2017 is taking place 3–6 April at the EICC in Edinburgh. This year, the Society has organised a host of activities for delegates attending the event.
On Monday 3 April, join us at the Ghillie Dhu in Edinburgh for our quiz night, where we’ll put your trivia, celebrity, sporting and microbiological knowledge to the test! Teams will be of up to eight people, and can be arranged in advance or set up on [Continue reading...]
2 December 2016
There are fewer than two weeks until the abstract submission deadline for Annual Conference 2017. To help delegates submit their best work, we have asked the Society’s Divisions, who select abstracts for sessions, to give us their tips for what they’re looking for in a good abstract. This has now been published in our new How to… write a great abstract guide.
8 December 2016
Each month, the Microbiology Society publishes the International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology (IJSEM), which details newly discovered species of bacteria, fungi and protists. Here are a few of the new species that have been discovered and the places they’ve been found. Let’s start with a discovery from China, where scientists have found a novel Actinobacterium [continue reading …]
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3 - 6 Apr EICC, Edinburgh, UK
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