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News & Press

Encouraging dialogue between researchers and the media

We are committed to promoting the public understanding of microbiology through the media and use the expertise of our members to help with media enquiries. Here you can find the latest news from the Society, including:

  • Promotional material and press releases about research published in our journals and presented at Society conferences
  • Videos and podcasts from workshops, highlighting the importance of dialogue between researchers and the media

  Latest video from our YouTube channel


Society news

The latest news from the Microbiology Society.

Press releases

Read press releases covering research published in the Society's journals and presented at our conferences.

Videos on YouTube

The Microbiology Society regularly produces videos, which can be found on our YouTube channel.

Podcast - Microbe Talk

The Microbiology Society has a podcast called Microbe Talk.


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Contact details for media enquiries

For media enquiries please contact Benjamin Thompson, Head of Communications.

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Microbe Post, Microbiology Society blog

Visit our blog, Microbe Post, for more stories about microbiology.

Journal news and updates

For the latest updates on our journals, visit the Microbiology Society Journals site.

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