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Forthcoming Conferences June 2014

June 01 - 05, 2014   6th Singapore International Water Week SIWW
Singapore, Singapore   Further information
Jointly organised by the International Water Association (IWA) and PUB, Singaporeís national water agency.
June 01 - 06, 2014   Biopolymers
Newport, RI, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference. Biopolymers. Mechanisms of Biomolecular Interactions: From Physical Principles to Biological Insights.
Suggested reading:     Bionanotechnology
June 01 - 06, 2014   XIIIth International Nidovirus Symposium
Salamanca, Spain   Further information
Nidovirus conference.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
June 07 - 13, 2014   Non-coding RNAs: From Discovery to Function
Galway, Ireland   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Non-coding RNAs: From Discovery to Function.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing   Molecular Biology books
June 08 - 11, 2014   Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Wellcome Trust Conference. The meeting will explore the genomic epidemiology of the host, vector and parasite, highlighting the practical relevance of this research to global health, including anti-malarial drug resistance, insecticide resistance, vaccine design, and mechanisms of protective immunity.
Suggested reading:     Malaria Parasites
June 08 - 12, 2014   Molecular Evolution: From Genome Technology to the History of Life. SMBE 2014
San Juan, Puerto Rico   Further information
SMBE 2014. The Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Biology books
June 08 - 16, 2014   Host-Parasite Interactions
Newport, RI, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference. Biology of Host-Parasite Interactions. Focused on new concepts and approaches in the study of pathogenesis associated with parasite infection.
Suggested reading:     Malaria Parasites   Parasitology books
June 10 - 12, 2014   2nd International Conference on Biogas Microbiology ICBM
Uppsala, Sweden   Further information
2nd International Conference on Biogas Microbiology ICBM. BIOGAS is produced through degradation of organic material in complex microbial processes. This occurs both in natural systems and during controlled degradation in bio-reactors. Biogas technology offers unique possibilities to handle several environmental issues, i.e. energy production, waste treatment, and plant nutrient recycling.
Suggested reading:     Biofuels
June 14 - 19, 2014   Gene Transcription in Yeast: From Regulatory Networks to Mechanisms
Sant Feliu de Guixols , Spain   Further information
EMBO Conference Series. Gene Transcription in Yeast: From Regulatory Networks to Mechanisms.
Suggested reading:     Medical Mycology books
June 16 - 19, 2014   Gut Microbiology: from Sequence to Function
Aberdeen, UK   Further information
9th Joint Symposium organised by the Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Scotland (UK) and the Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Clermont-Ferrand-Theix (France).
Suggested reading:     Probiotics books
June 19 - 20, 2014   Bioinformatics and Data Management Conference
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
Nearly every realm of biology has benefited from the boom of information coming from new technologies like next-generation sequencing. The scale and complexity of this data continues to increase and now new challenges regarding how to manage, sort, investigate, and utilize this data must be addressed.
June 19 - 20, 2014   4th Next Generation Sequencing Conference
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
A forum for industry, academic and government leaders in the field to present on the current and future applications of the technology as well as share strategies, best practices and protocols on the usage of the tool.
Suggested reading:     Next-generation Sequencing   Genome Analysis
June 19 - 20, 2014   72nd Annual Assembly of the SSM
Fribourg, Switzerland   Further information
Swiss Society for Microbiology SSM-SGM.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books
June 19 - 20, 2014   Non-Coding RNAs and RNAi Research and Therapeutics
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
Emerging areas such as long non-coding RNA have proven to play a vital and central role in all cellular function, with profound implications for our understanding of cellular biology and for the development of novel therapeutics. Genome editing technologies, such as CRISPR, have gained much popularity and attention in the past year as a highly efficient and promising research tool.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
June 19 - 20, 2014   Nucleic Acid Research and Discovery Conference
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
This conference will host an exciting group of professionals from the academic, biotech, pharmaceutical, and business communities, and will focus on the latest discoveries in the Nucleic Acid Field. A balance of both academic and industry experts will facilitate discussion.
June 19 - 21, 2014   Nucleic Acid Metabolism
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
The Nucleic Acid Summit provides a forum for leaders in the field of sequencing and RNAi discovery to collaborate on the most cutting-edge technology and discuss the latest in therapeutic, diagnostic and clinical applications.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
June 19 - 22, 2014   1st ASM Conference on Experimental Microbial Evolution
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference on Experimental Microbial Evolution
June 21 - 22, 2014   Marine Microbes
Waltham, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar. Marine Microbes.
June 21 - 25, 2014   33rd Annual Meeting ASV
Fort Collins, CO, USA   Further information
American Society for Virology. Scientific symposia, workshops, poster sessions, and special educational presentations punctuated by collegial mixers and social events.
Suggested reading:     Cytomegaloviruses   Rhabdoviruses
June 22 - 27, 2014   Bacterial Cell Surfaces
West Dover, VT, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference. Bacterial Cell Surfaces. Building, Splitting, and Traversing the Cell Surface.
Suggested reading:     Bacterial Membranes
June 22 - 27, 2014   Marine Microbes
Waltham, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference. Marine Microbes. Small Microbes, Big Data.
June 23 - 27, 2014   Fundamentals of Widefield and Confocal Microscopy and Imaging
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Introductory Course. Fundamentals of Widefield and Confocal Microscopy and Imaging.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books
June 24 - 26, 2014   International Scientific Conference on Probiotics and Prebiotics - IPC2014
Budapest, Hungary   Further information
This International Scientific Conference on Probiotics and Prebiotics will focus on current advances in the research, production and use of probiotics and prebiotics with particular focus on their role in maintaining health and preventing deseases.
Suggested reading:     Probiotics books
June 24 - 26, 2014   Whole Transcriptome Data Analysis
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Advanced Course. Whole Transcriptome Data Analysis.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
June 24 - 27, 2014   Genomics 2014
Paris, France   Further information
Microbiology in the New Genomics Era. Genomics 2014.
June 25 - 27, 2014   11th International Symposium on Aeromonas and Plesiomonas
Montpellier, France   Further information
By their niche diversity and their versatile behaviors, Aeromonas and Plesiomonas are models for advances in knowledge on bacterial adaptation.
June 26 - 27, 2014   Bat-Borne Infectious Disease Symposium
Fort Collins, CO, USA   Further information
Bat-Borne Infectious Disease conference.
June 27 - 28, 2014   How to Design and Perform your Clinical Studies in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology
Tubingen, Germany   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
June 30 - July 11, 2014   Molecular Genetics with Fission Yeast
Paris, France   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Molecular Genetics with Fission Yeast.
Suggested reading:     Medical Mycology books
June 30 - July 3, 2014   SfAM Summer Conference
Brighton, UK   Further information
Society for Applied Microbiology. The Summer Conference 2014 organised in conjunction with the Med-Vet-Net Association and focusing on zoonoses.
June 30 - July 4, 2014   Molecular Typing Methods for Pathogens
Lyon, France   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.