26 Apr 2021
Access all content published by the Microbiology Society relating to SARS-CoV-2, the cause of COVID-19 in our digital hub.
There are vacancies for positions commencing in 2022, across the Society’s Council, Committees and Divisions. Submit your nominations to [email protected] by Tuesday 4 May 2021.
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.
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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 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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16 April 2021
Each year, the Microbiology Society awards five Prize Lectures in recognition of significant contributions to microbiology. The awards celebrate the outstanding applications of microbiology to research, education and translation, and all members are invited to nominate an outstanding microbiologist for a Microbiology Society Prize. We got in touch with former Unilever Colworth Prize winner, Professor Jeffrey Almond, University of Oxford and University of Reading, to ask a few questions about his award and how this has impacted his research since.
15 April 2021
Registration is now open for British Yeast Group 2021: The future of yeast research, taking place digitally from 7—9 December.
15 April 2021
Today, researchers published an in-depth look at the SARS-CoV-2 mutations that have taken place during the past year in the Journal of General Virology. The review discusses the findings of over 180 research articles and follows the changes that have taken place in the SARS-CoV-2 genome, and the variants that have occurred as a result.
14 April 2021
The Microbiology Society will launch a new open research platform in October 2021. The platform will incorporate many of the elements of a preprint server with our current sound science journal, Access Microbiology, in an effort to improve the rigor, reproducibility and transparency of the academic record.