1. Bubonic plague quarantine in China

    Bubonic plague quarantine in China

    A man has died from the bubonic plague in Yumen city in the north-west of China resulting in dozens of people being quarantined.
  2. Condolences

    SfAM would like to express our deepest condolences to all affected by the recent plane crash in Ukraine.
  3. Frog vaccine may halt fungus

    Frog vaccine may halt fungus

    Spraying frogs with a dead fungus may halt the spread of the chytrid fungus which has killed millions of amphibians globally.
  4. Brendan Gilmore asks 'Is the tide really turning on antibiotic research stagnation?'

    Brendan Gilmore asks 'Is the tide really turning on antibiotic research stagnation?'

    SfAM Executive Committee member, Brendan Gilmore, discusses recent developments in political and financial support for antimicrobial resistance related research.

 

  1. Winter Meeting

    Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London

    14 January 2015

  2. Spring Meeting

    Sheffield Hilton

    16 April 2015

  3. Summer Conference

    Four Seasons Hotel Dublin, Ireland

    29 June - 2 July 2015

Journals
  1. JAM Lecture 2014

    JAM Lecture 2014

    On the evening of 30 June 2014, in Brighton, the SfAM Summer Conference began with the annual Journal of Applied Microbiology Annual Lecture.

 


Schools & Public Engagement

Have a look at the videos below to see some examples of schools and public engagement work supported by SfAM:

"The Hawaiian bobtail squid - when science and nature collide" is an animation about the bioluminescent marine microbe Vibrio fischeri and was funded by SfAM's Public Engagement Grant.



The World of Microbiology project *

* This work was established using funding from the Wellcome Trust. SfAM continued the funding from July 2011.

See more about schools and public engagement here.

About SfAM

The Society for Applied Microbiology (SfAM) is the voice of applied microbiology and oldest microbiology society in the UK. Its object is to advance for the benefit of the public the science of microbiology in its application to the environment, human and animal health, agriculture and industry. 

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