The Microbiology Society is a membership charity for scientists interested in microbes, their effects and their practical uses.

It is one of the largest microbiology societies in Europe with a worldwide membership based in universities, industry, hospitals, research institutes and schools.

Latest from the Society

  • Farm management and antimicrobial resistance in Northern Ireland

    04 August 2021

    In this blog, Katie, a third year PhD student in the Huws Lab at Queen’s University Belfast discusses her research into antimicrobial resistance in Northern Ireland and how this is influenced by farm management practices. Katie presented her research at the Microbiology Society’s Annual Conference Online 2021.

  • Improving biological diagnosis in Africa: Quality Assurance in Bacteriology

    02 August 2021

    In this blog, Microbiology Society Champion Victorien Dougnon discusses the webinar “Quality Assurance in Bacteriology” which took place in May 2021 and had over 100 participants. 

  • MicroNews July

    30 July 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 how tube worms survive in the deep sea, why scientists are building a mangrove in the lab and the recent algal blooms of Lake Superior.

  • JMM Seminar Series: Registration open

    29 July 2021

    We’re pleased to announce that registration is now open for the monthly Seminar Series from the Journal of Medical Microbiology (JMM). The monthly programme features high-quality and timely research and professional development content provided by some of the journal’s key authors and editors.


Avian Infectious Diseases 2021

15 Sep 2021