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Conference: Pharmaceutical Microbiology

April 10 - 11, 2019 Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast Boston, USA Further information SMi's 2nd Annual Conference: Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast The pharmaceutical microbiology industry has seen many changes during the progression into the 21st century. With advances in rapid microbiological methods, revisions being made to regulations in the industry, enhanced knowledge of the human microbiome, and novel testing methods, this industry is ever expanding. Industry experts discuss and analyze the latest advances and challenges within the industry. Industry professionals discuss the revision of Annex 1, explore data integrity considerations for conventional and rapid microbiology methods, analyze arising issues with environmental monitoring and gain insight into an industry perspective on automated endotoxin testing and process automation. Further information

Superbugs and Superdrugs Conference

March 18 - 19, 2019 Superbugs and Superdrugs Conference London, UK Inspiring the global commitment required to tackle multidrug-resistance among bacteria populations, as the global threat of antimicrobial resistance continues to grow. This year's event will gather leaders from pharmaceutical companies, academia and the wider scientific community together with regulatory agencies and public-private partnerships, to discuss the growing threat of antibiotic resistance. Further information

Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering book available now

The new book on Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering edited by Sandra M. Ruzal is available now read more ...
Edited by: Sandra M. Ruzal
An invaluable source of information this book is essential reading for everyone working with lactobacilli, LAB and probiotics.

Microbial Ecology

Diana Marco presents a new book on Microbial Ecology: Current Advances from Genomics, Metagenomics and Other Omics
This book presents selected recent hot-topics in the application of advanced omics methods to the field of microbial ecology. Written by specialist scientists under the experienced editorial guidance of Diana Marco, the book covers both the theoretical and applied aspects of microbial ecology. Topics include the investigation of the patterns, processes and mechanisms in microbial ecology, microbiome sequencing, soil microbiology, insular microbiogeography, sediment microbial communities, and wildlife microbial genomics and endocrinology. This timely volume is indispensable for scientific researchers, educators and advanced students interested in approaching the microbial ecology field by utilizing the most recent and advanced omics methods. The book is invaluable for everyone working in the field of microbial ecology and is recommended reading for all microbiologists read more ...
Edited by: Diana Marco
Selected recent hot-topics in the application of advanced omics methods to the field of microbial ecology.

Molecular Biology of Kinetoplastid Parasites review

Excerpt from a book review of Molecular Biology of Kinetoplastid Parasites
"... provides a detailed account of a number of essential processes in kinetoplastids ... I would therefore recommend this book to researchers" from Parasites and Vectors (2018) 11:401 read more ...
Edited by: Hemanta K. Majumder
Reviews the current research in kinetoplastid parasites with an emphasis on cellular and molecular biology.

Recommended conference: Superbugs and Superdrugs USA

November 12 - 13, 2018 Superbugs and Superdrugs USA
Iselin, New Jersey, USA Further information
The issue of antibacterial resistance is becoming increasingly prevalent within the world of modern medicine. Difficult-to-treat pathogens create an incredibly real issue within clinical environments; and the problem needs to be addressed with novel treatments and the development of mechanisms which circumvent current therapeutic barriers. To address the ever-growing need of informative and thought provoking discussion, in order to address these industry issues, Superbugs and Superdrugs USA conference will offer a jam-packed agenda with presentations from key industry leaders and up-and-coming thinkers, within the field.
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