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Centennial Symposium WUR

  • Oct 18, 2017 - Oct 20, 2017
  • Meeting

The Laboratory of Microbiology of Wageningen University & Research is celebrating its 100 years of scientic progress with the Centennial Symposium ‘Exploring Microbes for the Quality of Life’, to be held Wednesday, October 18, 2017 until Friday, October 20, 2017, Orion building, Wageningen Campus, The Netherlands. Target Audience The Centennial Symposium provides researchers from academia, government and industry a high level view on how fundamental research in microbiology can ...

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Second International Conference on Clinical Metagenomics

  • Oct 19, 2017 - Oct 20, 2017
  • Conference

Together with Dr Etienne Ruppé, we will hold the second International Conference on Clinical Metagenomics (ICCMg) this year on October 19-20 in Geneva. The first ICCMg was a real success with more than 150 attendees from >20 countries. We now aim at making ICCMg a yearly event, and at keeping a high quality program. We are confident in this achievement, as Dr Robin Patel, Dr Rita Colwell and Dr Charles Chiu which are quite involved in this new field have already accepted to ...

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This year the Radboud Center for Infectious Diseases (RCI) in collaboration with EURO-CMC organizes the first frontiers international conference on disease mechanisms underlying fungal infections and chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis. The conference covers recent insight in antifungal host defense and microbiology of fungal infections, and will highlight novel discoveries in the field of chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis. An international group of experts in the field will present ...

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Virussen in Voeding

  • Nov 2, 2017
  • Meeting

Op 2 november 2017 organiseert de stichting FoodMicro in hotel de Bitsche Hoek in de Bilt het symposium “Virussen in voeding”. Het risico op contaminatie van voedsel met virussen is een groot probleem voor de voedingsindustrie. Virussen kunnen zeer besmettelijk zijn en de gevolgen van een voedselvergiftiging, ook vanwege besmetting via mens-op-mens contact daarna, kunnen enorm zijn. Voedsel kan besmet raken doordat het bereid wordt door mensen die het virus bij zich dragen of door ...

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The annual fall meeting of the General and Molecular Microbiology Division will be held on November 3rd, 2017 in hotel "Van der Valk", Nijmegen-Lent.  The program is now available here (PDF) Registrations costs are 20 EUR, which includes lunch, coffee/tea during the breaks, and drinks afterwards. Registration is only valid after the registration costs have been received. You will receive a confirmation of your payment + receipt via e-mail. Registration is possible via this website.

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MB4.0

  • Nov 6, 2017
  • Meeting

The Microbial Biotechnology section of the KNVM, associated to the Microbial Physiology Platform of the NBV, is excited to announce the MB4.0 Fall meeting, which will take place on Monday November 6th 2017 in Delft. Venue: TU Delft sports and culture, Theater auditorium Mekelweg 10, building 38, TU Delft Information A registration fee of 30€ will be applied. The meeting is free of charge for master and bachelor students, as well as for members of the NBV or the KNVM. We strongly ...

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Vaccination is the most successful strategy to reduce morbidity and mortality caused by infectious diseases worldwide. Novel technologies, contributing to advanced production methods and improved antigen formulation and delivery systems, determine for a large part the success of vaccine development. This symposium will bring scientists from different disciplines, from both academia and industry, together to share ideas on the impact of innovative vaccine formulation and delivery. ...

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Gut Day 2017

  • Nov 16, 2017
  • Meeting

Gut Day (Darmendag) is a yearly gathering of academic and industrial researchers on topics of gastrointestinal microbiology, host-microbe cross-talk, and gut health. This year's meeting will take place in Middelburg on November 16th, 2017.  For more information and registration, please visit the website.

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De anatomische les/Masterclass Bonnie Bassler

  • Nov 16, 2017 - Nov 17, 2017
  • Other

Op donderdag 16 november organiseren het AMC en VUmc opnieuw de gezamenlijke, medische publiekslezing ‘De Anatomische Les’.  De Anatomische Les zal voor de vierentwintigste keer worden uitgesproken, dit keer door de Amerikaanse moleculair bioloog Bonnie Bassler, Squibb Professor in Molecular Biology verbonden aan Princeton University. Zij is pionier op het gebied van quorum sensing, het mechanisme waarmee bacteriën onderling communiceren.   Graag vragen wij uw aandacht voor ...

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The annual fall meeting of the division Mycology of the Royal Dutch Society for Microbiology (KNVM) will take place on November 24th in the Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute (Uppsalalaan 8, Utrecht).  Programme Fungi; information and innovation 09.30-10.00 Registration and coffee 10.00-10.10 Jan Dijksterhuis (CBS Utrecht): Introduction 10.10-10.50 Alex Brand (University of Aberdeen, UK): ‘What do we know how a fungus feels – and why should we care?’ 10.50-11.30 Serge Pelet ...

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