The May 2017 edition of Microbiology Today highlights research on the microbiome. This issue is now available to read online.
This Focused Meeting will be taking place on 21–23 June 2017 in Belfast – register to attend now.
The 33rd International Specialised Symposium on Yeast (ISSY33) will be taking place 26–29 June 2017 at University College Cork, Ireland.
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24 May 2017
Named after the Microbiology Society’s second President, the Microbiology Society’s Marjory Stephenson Prize is awarded each year to an individual who has made exceptional contributions to the discipline of microbiology.
To inspire you to nominate an outstanding microbiologist for the 2018 award we’re looking back at one of our previous Marjory Stephenson Prize winners.
16 May 2017
There are only 10 days left for delegates to submit their abstracts for the Society’s 2nd International Meeting on Arboviruses and their Vectors (IMAV). This meeting, held from 7–8 September 2017 at the University of Glasgow, UK, will bring together experts from around the world to discuss the latest findings in the field of arbovirus biology.
24 May 2017
The world of parasites can sometimes be extremely gruesome. Take, for example, the charming female jewel wasp, which uses a cockroach as a living incubator for its larvae. The wasp stings the roach in the brain, and leads the much bigger host by its antennae into a burrow before laying an egg inside its abdomen. The [Continue reading …]