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Date Friday June 2nd, 2017 Venue De Nieuwe Liefde, Da Costakade 102, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the 3rd Annual Conference of Women & their Microbes, on Friday June 2nd, 2017 at De Nieuwe Liefde in Amsterdam.  The theme for 2017 is External Influences on the Female Microbiomes. This year's program offers 8 high-quality keynote lectures on 8 unique female microbiomes, including the oral cavity, skin, breast, gut, bladder, vagina, ...

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18th WAVLD Symposium 2017

  • Jun 7, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017
  • Meeting

For more information, please visit: http://www.wavld2017.org  

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Course on Understanding, appraising, interpreting and summarising evidence regarding diagnostic tests (June 19, 20, and 21, 2017) by Cochrane Netherlands Clinicians, healthcare workers and guideline developers have to take many decisions regarding the application of diagnostic tests. For such decisions knowledge of the accuracy of tests is necessary. Diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) applies to comparing the results of the test under study (the so-called index test) with those of a ...

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Old Herborn University Seminar

  • Jun 22, 2017
  • Seminar

The 31st Old Herborn University Seminar will take place on June 22nd, and is entitled: Evolutionary Biology of the Virome, and Impacts on Human Health and Disease. The program (PDF) is availabe for download here.

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FEMS 2017

  • Jul 9, 2017 - Jul 13, 2017
  • Meeting

The Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS) and the Spanish Society for Microbiology (SEM) have joined​ forces to give you the best of microbiology. Come to the modern and friendly Mediterranean city Valencia, meet fellow microbiologists and update your knowledge with the state of the art on antimicrobial resistance and infections, food microbiology, sustainability, climate change and many more topics. Key disciplines including molecular approaches, biodiversity, ...

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IUMS 2017

  • Jul 17, 2017 - Jul 21, 2017
  • Meeting

IUMS Congresses 2017 is organised by Singapore Society for Microbiology and Biotechnology (SSMB). Over the span of 5 days, it brings together three congresses; 15th International Congress of Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology, 15th International Congress of Mycology and Eukaryotic Microbiology and 17th International Congress of Virology. For more information, please visit the IUMS2017 website.

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HDID V (How Dead is Dead?)

  • Sep 6, 2017 - Sep 8, 2017
  • Meeting

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 5th biennial “How Dead is Dead?” conference, to be hosted at the Medical University of Vienna. This international conference series points to the difficulties of defining and proving the borders of bacterial life and death, and the consequences of these problems as regards its relevance for human and animal health but also for the functioning of technical and natural ecosystems. Important questions arising are: How can the status of viable ...

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4th Water Research Conference

  • Sep 10, 2017 - Sep 13, 2017
  • Conference

Planet Earth faces increasingly imminent water resource scarcity challenges due to population growth, wealth accumulation, climate change and society’s increasing demand for cleaner and more resource efficient production and consumption. Meeting growing demand and avoiding catastrophic global water resource scarcity require the development and implementation of water technology innovation on the one hand and behavioral changes on the other hand. These push/supply and pull/demand ...

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Eurobiofilms 2017

  • Sep 19, 2017 - Sep 22, 2017
  • Conference

On behalf of the ESCMID Study Group for Biofilms (ESGB) and the Organising Committee you are cordially invited to attend Eurobiofilm 2017. After fruitful meetings in Rome, Copenhagen, Ghent and Brno, the 5th Eurobiofilms meeting will be held in the vibrant city of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. We aim to provide an opportunity to all scientists to present their most recent data and exchange novelinformation on clinical, environmental and basic aspects of microbial biofilms. The ...

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