26 Apr 2021
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Annual Conference Online 2021 will take place on Monday 26–Friday 30 April 2021. The event has been designed as a digital version of the Society’s flagship annual meeting whose symposia and activities are designed to achieve the same scientific and networking objectives.
In this special blog series, medical microbiologists led by Dr Tim Inglis summarise some of the research that will be essential to inform COVID-19 countermeasures.
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Submit to our new journal, Access Microbiology, allowing the publication of replication studies, negative or null results, research proposals, data management plans, additions to established methods, and interdisciplinary work.
In this special anniversary edition, we are placing the spotlight on previous Fleming Prize winners to demonstrate why Microbiologists matter.
As part of the celebrations for our anniversary, we invite the microbiology community to submit images related to the microbiological world to help highlight how microbiology answers big questions by giving us knowledge of very small things.
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26 February 2021
MicroNews is the sister series of our podcast Microbe Talk, where we discuss some of the times microbes and microbiology have been in the news over the last month. Listen to Matt and Laura discussing the role of lizards in controlling Lyme disease, the fungus causing an amphibian apocalypse and how microbes could be used for green building materials.
25 February 2021
Microbiology Society journals rely on the hard work of our reviewers to ensure the continuation of high-quality publications. We recognise that peer reviewers give their time and efforts as a contribution to their respective fields and play a vital role in the success of the publication process.
24 February 2021
Microbiology are pleased to welcome 21 new Editors to the journal: Jessica Blair, David Clarke, Gautam Dey, Katherine Duncan, Jenna Gallie, Jamie Hall, Nicola Holden, Matt Hutchings, Nathalie Juge, Kimberley Kline, Ayush Kumar, Jacob Malone, Despoina Mavridou, Daniel Neill, Pedro Oliveira, Kai Papenfort, Nichollas Scott, Nick Tucker, Meera Unnikrishnan, Marjan Van der Woude, and Stineke Van Houte.
24 February 2021
Last week, the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee published a report calling for the Government to prioritise nature recovery and action on climate change in its post-Covid economic recovery efforts. The report quoted evidence provided by the Society highlighting the importance of transitioning to a more circular economy to make the UK more resilient to future crises.