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Microbiology Conferences

Current microbiology conferences and selected molecular biology conferences. Below is a comprehensive list of microbiology conferences, meetings, workshops, symposia, seminars, congresses and advanced courses including relevant conferences in molecular biology. The conferences in our list are mainly of interest to scientists working in all areas of microbiology including bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology and molecular microbiology. Many of the conferences will also be of interest to scientists working in other areas of molecular biology, biotechnology and related disciplines.

Next year's conferences: Microbiology Conferences 2015

Microbiology Conferences 2014

August 2014

August 03 - 09, 2014   Advanced Proteomics
Varna, Italy   Further information
2014 FEBS Advanced Course.
August 09 - 10, 2014   Molecular Basis of Microbial One-Carbon Metabolism
South Hadley, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar. Molecular Basis of Microbial One-Carbon Metabolism. From Single Molecules to Microbial Ecosystem Functioning.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books
August 09 - 13, 2014   APS-CPS Joint Meeting. Plant Health Connections
Minneapolis, MN, USA   Further information
Joint American Phytopathological Society and Canadian Phytopathological Society Conference. Plant Health Connections.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books   Genomics books
August 10 - 15, 2014   Molecular Basis of Microbial One-Carbon Metabolism
South Hadley, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference. Molecular Basis of Microbial One-Carbon Metabolism. Probing the Biology: Chemistry Interface from Molecules to Ecosystems.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books
August 10 - 15, 2014   Plant and Microbial Cytoskeleton
Andover, NH, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference. Plant and Microbial Cytoskeleton. Cell Morphogenesis and Division.
August 24 - 29, 2014   15th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology
Seoul, South Korea   Further information
15th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology
August 26 - 30, 2014   Regulatory and Non-Coding RNAs
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Conference. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
August 27 - 31, 2014   Epithelial Biology
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO-EMBL Symposium
August 30 - September 4, 2014   FEBS-EMBO 2014
Paris, France   Further information
FEBS-EMBO 2014. The EMBO Meeting.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Biology books   PCR books   Genomics books
August 30 - September 4, 2014   Synthetic Biology Of Antibiotic Production II
Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain   Further information
ESF-EMBO Symposium.
August 31 - September 4, 2014   11th Symposium on Lactic Acid Bacteria
Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands   Further information
Health, Sustainability, Diversity and Application. A meeting on the fundamentals and application of the most important bacteria used in food and feed production.
August 31 - September 9, 2014   Cryo-Electron Microscopy and 3D Image Processing
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Cryo-Electron Microscopy and 3D Image Processing.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books

September 2014

September 01 - 02, 2014   Soil Microbiology
Loughborough, UK   Further information
Emerging Challenges and Opportunities in Soil Microbiology. The first in the 2014 series of Focused Meetings is titled 'Emerging Challenges and Opportunities in Soil Microbiology'. The Meeting will be held at Loughborough University, UK.
September 01 - 04, 2014   Food Micro 2014
Nantes, France   Further information
24th International ICFMH Conference, Food Micro 2014. From single cells to functions of consortia in food microbiology. Major topics will include fermented foods and beverage, foodborne pathogens, spoilage bacteria and non bacterial foodborne microorganisms (virus, parasites, molds...). SFM (French Society of Microbiology).
September 01 - 05, 2014   Total Transcription
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Wellcome Trust Conference. The 76th Harden Conference. This residential meeting will bring together leading researchers in structural and molecular biology, biophysics, genetics, computational modelling, and systems and synthetic biology.
September 02 - 06, 2014   Translational Control
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Conference. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
September 03 - 05, 2014   International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation Symposium, IBBS-16
Lodz, Poland   Further information
Biodeterioration and Biodegradation conference.
Suggested reading:     Bioremediation of Mercury
September 07 - 11, 2014   9th European Workshop on the Molecular Biology of Cyanobacteria
Texel, The Netherlands   Further information
Cyanobacteria conference, workshop.
Suggested reading:     The Cell Biology of Cyanobacteria
September 07 - 11, 2014   Extremophiles 2014
Saint Petersburg, Russia   Further information
10th International Congress on Extremophiles.
September 08 - 11, 2014   MEMBS 2014
Dubai, UAE   Further information
Middle East Molecular Biology Society MEMBS. The first annual meeting for the Society aims to be the biggest biotechnology event in the region.
September 08 - 20, 2014   Microscopy, Modelling and Biophysical Methods
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Microscopy, Modelling and Biophysical Methods.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books
September 09 - 11, 2014   Influenza 2014
Oxford, UK   Further information
Influenza2014 will address most aspects of basic and applied research on zoonotic and human influenza viruses.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
September 09 - 13, 2014   Epigenetics and Chromatin
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Conference. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
September 13 - 17, 2014   From Emerging to Pandemic Viruses
Roscoff, France   Further information
Interplay Between Host Ecology and Viral Evolution. Conferences Jaques Monod CJM.
Suggested reading:     Cytomegaloviruses   Rhabdoviruses
September 13 - 18, 2014   Long Regulatory RNAs
Pultusk, Poland   Further information
ESF-EMBO Symposium.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
September 13 - 21, 2014   Microbial Specialised Metabolites: Origins and Applications
Dubrovnik, Croatia   Further information
Summer school, intended primarily for scientists at post-graduate and early post-doctoral level, or early career industrial scientists.
September 15 - 25, 2014   High-throughput NGS Applied to Infectious Diseases
Tunis, Tunisia   Further information
EMBO Global Exchange Lecture Course. High-throughput NGS Applied to Infectious Diseases.
September 16 - 18, 2014   3rd Workshop on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing and Surveillance
Linz, Austria   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Phage Therapy
September 16 - 18, 2014   Phages2014
Oxford, UK   Further information
The Oxford Bacteriophage Conference, Phages 2014. The conference will address commercial and research applications of bacteriophage in medicine, food and biotechnology, and general areas of bacteriophage research.
Suggested reading:     Phage Therapy
September 17 - 20, 2014   Power of Viral Vectors in Gene Therapy and Basic Science
Primosten, Croatia   Further information
Summer school. Viral Vectors.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
September 18 - 19, 2014   Lab-on-a-Chip World Congress
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
Explore the latest advances in microfluidics and microfabrication.
Suggested reading:     Bionanotechnology
September 18 - 19, 2014   Microarray World Congress
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
This conference will discuss the wide range of cutting edge research being conducted using Microarray technologies in various scientific fields. Focusing on areas such as DNA:Protein expression profiling and genotyping, tissue arrays for histological analysis and biomarker discovery, an overview of the diverse work being carried out in this important field will be given.
Suggested reading:     Real-Time PCR   Bionanotechnology
September 18 - 19, 2014   Point-of-Care Diagnostics World Congress
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
This conference will provide an overview of the point-of-care testing landscape, from novel technologies to regulatory approval.
September 18 - 19, 2014   Single Cell Analysis Summit
San Diego, CA, USA   Further information
Hot topics to be covered at this event include developments in the use of microfluidics and chips in the isolation of single cells, and advances in single cell genomics and proteomics.
Suggested reading:     Next Generation Sequencing
September 19 - 25, 2014   Single-Cell Gene Expression Analysis
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Single-Cell Gene Expression Analysis.
September 21 - 23, 2014   History of Biology: Plasmids
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Conference. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
September 21 - 24, 2014   Genome Informatics
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Wellcome Trust Conference. This 14th Genome Informatics conference will focus on large-scale genome informatics.
September 21 - 25, 2014   25th tRNA Conference 2014
Kyllini, Greece   Further information
EMBO Keynote Lecture. 25th tRNA Conference 2014.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
September 21 - 26, 2014   IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition
Lisbon, Portugal   Further information
The 2014 International Water Association World Water Congress and Exhibition.
September 22 - 24, 2014   Infectious Diseases in the Mediterranean and the Middle East: Current Challenges
Izmir, Turkey   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Pathogenic Escherichia coli
September 24 - 26, 2014   3rd International Conference on Clinical Microbiology and Microbial Genomics
Valencia, Spain   Further information
Keynote lectures, symposium, educational workshops and meet-the-expert sessions.
September 25 - 26, 2014   Unravalling Biological Secrets by Single-Cell Expression Profiling
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Workshop. Unravalling Biological Secrets by Single-Cell Expression Profiling.
September 26 - 28, 2014   Amazonian Conference on Emerging and Infectious Diseases (ACEID)
Cayenne, French Guiana   Further information
The Amazonian Conference on Emerging and Infectious Diseases offers attendees the opportunity to network with peers, learn new trends and hear about cutting-edge scientific advancements in emerging and infectious diseases from the experts, researchers and academics as well as health professionals. The conference will be organized around 5 themes: Anthropization and risk of emergence; New technics applied to infectious diseases; Dynamics of infection and resistance; Public health tools for Disease surveillance; Chikungunya in the Americas
September 27 - 30, 2014   5th ASM Conference on Beneficial Microbes
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference on Beneficial Microbes
Suggested reading:     Probiotics books
September 28 - 30, 2014   Frontiers in Fungal Systems Biology
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Conference. Frontiers in Fungal Systems Biology.
Suggested reading:     Systems Microbiology   Medical Mycology books
September 28 - October 3, 2014   Targeted Proteomics: Experimental Design and Data Analysis
Barcelona, Spain   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Targeted Proteomics: Experimental Design and Data Analysis.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
September 29 - 30, 2014   Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Congress
London, UK   Further information
Novel technologies for infectious disease diagnostics. Topics include the comparison of pathogen detection methods to ensure effective treatment of infections, the development of antimicrobials for disease control, methods to control clinical biofilms, genome sequencing of micro-organisms, host-microbe interactions.
September 29 - October 1, 2014   Anaerobic Bacteria: Next Generation Technology Meets Anaerobic Diagnostics
Groningen, The Netherlands   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.

October 2014

October 01 - 03, 2014   III International Conference on Antimicrobial Research - ICAR2014
Madrid, Spain   Further information
ICAR2014 will be a forum to communicate current research priorities and progress, and to identify new approaches and research opportunities in antimicrobial research.
October 02 - 03, 2014   Infection Management in the Elderly: A Wide Room for Improvement
Annecy, France   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
October 05 - 08, 2014   4th Joint Conference of the German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology (DGHM) and the Association for General and Applied Microbiology (VAAM) 2014
Dresden, Germany   Further information
The scientific program will bring together experts from the fields of basic science in microbiology, environmental microbiology, technical microbiology, medical sciences and diagnostics and many more.
October 05 - 08, 2014   The Complex Life of mRNA
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Symposium. The Complex Life of mRNA.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
October 05 - 10, 2014   Ninth International Symposium on Subsurface Microbiology (ISSM 2014)
Pacific Grove, CA, USA   Further information
Explore the link between microbiology, the subsurface environment, and microbial ecosystems. Emphasis will be on the newest innovations and research breakthroughs in the field.
Suggested reading:     Environmental Microbiology books
October 06 - 08, 2014   Advanced Antimicrobial Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Modelling and Simulation
Liverpool, UK   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Phage Therapy
October 06 - 08, 2014   Human RNA Viruses
Istanbul, Turkey   Further information
EMBO Workshop. Human RNA Viruses.
Suggested reading:     Cytomegaloviruses   Rhabdoviruses   Virology books
October 07 - 10, 2014   Non-coding RNAs in Genome Expression, Maintenance and Stability
Cargese, Corsica, France   Further information
EMBO Workshop. Non-coding RNAs in Genome Expression, Maintenance and Stability.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
October 07 - 10, 2014   The Patient and Laboratory Medicine
Liverpool, UK   Further information
Third joint conference of the Union of European Medical Specialists (UEMS) and the European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFLM), hosted by The Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine, and incorporating Focus 2014.
October 08 - 12, 2014   17th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes
Aydin, Turkey   Further information
International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes hosted by the Turkish Actinomycete Group.
October 12 - 15, 2014   Decoding Non-coding RNAs in Development and Cancer
Capri, Italy   Further information
2014 FEBS Advanced Course.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
October 12 - 15, 2014   Experimental Approaches to Evolution and Ecology using Yeast and other Model Systems
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Conference. Experimental Approaches to Evolution and Ecology using Yeast and other Model Systems.
Suggested reading:     Medical Mycology books
October 12 - 15, 2014   Experimental Approaches to Evolution and Ecology using Yeast and other Model Systems
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Conference Series. Experimental Approaches to Evolution and Ecology using Yeast.
October 12 - 18, 2014   Non-coding RNA in Infection
Wurzburg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Non-coding RNA in Infection.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing   Virology books
October 16 - 17, 2014   Mobility and Infection: Diagnosis and Management
Dubrovnik, Croatia   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Diagnostics
October 18 - 21, 2014   5th ASM Conference on Cell-Cell Communication in Bacteria
San Antonio, TX, USA   Further information
ASM Conference on Cell-Cell Communication in Bacteria
October 19 - 21, 2014   Regulatory RNAs
Berkeley, USA   Further information
Cell Symposia
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
October 20 - 25, 2014   Analysis of High-throughput Sequencing Data
Hinxton, Cambridge, UK   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. Analysis of High-throughput Sequencing Data
October 20 - 26, 2014   High Throughput Microscopy for Systems Biology
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Practical Course. High Throughput Microscopy for Systems Biology.
Suggested reading:     Systems Microbiology   Microbiology Books
October 22 - 24, 2014   ESCMID Conference on Reviving Old Antibiotics
Vienna, Austria   Further information
ESCMID Conference.
Suggested reading:     Phage Therapy
October 23 - 25, 2014   EMBL PhD Symposium
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
The 16th EMBL PhD Symposium.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Biology books
October 26 - 28, 2014   8th Vaccine and ISV Congress
Philadelphia, USA   Further information
Cell Symposia
Suggested reading:     Microbiology Books
October 26 - 29, 2014   2nd Transnational Workshop on Genomics and Transcriptomics in Geobiotechnology and White Biotechnology
Freiberg, Germany   Further information
Geobiotechnology and White Biotechnology conference, workshop.
October 27 - November 7, 2014   Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Bench to Bedside Approaches
Cuiaba-Pocone, Brazil   Further information
EMBO Global Exchange Lecture Course. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Bench to Bedside Approaches
Suggested reading:     Molecular Diagnostics   Phage Therapy
October 28 - 29, 2014   Hot Topics in Food Microbiology Conference
Chipping Campden, UK   Further information
Spoilage and illness caused by microbiological issues represent a significant risk to the food and drink industry. In addition to receiving presentations from renowned experts in the field, there will be time to discuss specific issues with speakers or food industry colleagues during the day and informally during the evening.
October 29 - 30, 2014   Clinical Applications of Mass Spectrometry
Barcelona, Spain   Further information
Focus at this meeting will be given to both traditional and emerging uses of MS in the clinic. Hot topics to be covered include developments of MS in applications ranging from vitamin D detection to newborn blood spot analysis.
October 29 - 30, 2014   Food Analysis Congress
Barcelona, Spain   Further information
The latest developments in food analysis technologies, in response to the increasing demand for rapid and efficient food safety and quality testing.
Suggested reading:     Real-Time PCR in Food Science
October 29 - 31, 2014   Acute Infectious Encephalitis: Challenges in Clinical and Biological Diagnosis
Grenoble, France   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Diagnostics
October 30 - November 2, 2014   3rd ASM Conference on Viral Manipulation of Nuclear Processes
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference on Viral Manipulation of Nuclear Processes
Suggested reading:     Virology books

November 2014

November 05 - 08, 2014   Large Scale Data
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Conference. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
November 06 - 06, 2014   STEC and the enterics
Birmingham, UK   Further information
This seminar will look at specific aspects of STEC microbiology, as well as issues with other enteric organisms: The significance and epidemiology of STEC in the UK food chain; Methods for detection and tracking contamination; Strategies for controlling STEC and enterics in the food arena; Issues with Salmonella.
Suggested reading:     Pathogenic Escherichia coli
November 08 - 11, 2014   From Functional Genomics to Systems Biology
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Conference. From Functional Genomics to Systems Biology.
November 13 - 16, 2014   1st ASM Conference on Polymicrobial Infections
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference on Polymicrobial Infections
Suggested reading:     Medical Microbiology books
November 25 - 27, 2014   Annual Meeting. Molecular Biology Society of Japan
Yokohama, Japan   Further information
MBSJ. The Molecular Biology Society of Japan.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Biology books

Microbiology Conferences 2015

January 2015

January 11 - 16, 2015   Precision Genome Engineering and Synthetic Biology: Designing Genomes and Pathways
Big Sky, MT, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
January 11 - 16, 2015   The Biological Code of Cell Signaling: A Tribute to Tony Pawson
Steamboat Springs, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
January 11 - 16, 2015   Viral Immunity
Breckenridge, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
January 17 - 18, 2015   Immunology of Fungal Infections: Identifying the Common Beneficial Host-Pathogen Interaction
Galveston, TX, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Human Pathogenic Fungi
January 18 - 23, 2015   Immunology of Fungal Infections: Basic Mechanisms and Translational Implications
Galveston, TX, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Human Pathogenic Fungi
January 20 - 25, 2015   Immunity to Veterinary Pathogens: Informing Vaccine Development
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
January 21 - 22, 2015   Pharmaceutical Microbiology conference
London, UK   Further information
Explores key issues in data review and analysis, contamination control strategies, strategies for low endotoxin recovery and best practice in sterile and non-sterile manufacture.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology books
January 22 - 23, 2015   Flow Chemistry India
Mumbai, India   Further information
This meeting is dedicated to the integration of flow chemistry into everyday practice throughout the world by delivering the latest knowledge and making it available for the entire chemistry community.
January 22 - 23, 2015   Microfluidics and Lab on a Chip India
Mumbai, India   Further information
The program will consist of moderated sessions and engaging an expert panel on research themes at the core of Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chip technology.
Suggested reading:     Microarrays   Proteomics
January 22 - 27, 2015   Host Response in Tuberculosis
Santa Fe, NM, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
January 24 - 25, 2015   Physical Virology: The Expanding Interface of Viral Characterization and Engineering Application
Ventura, CA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
January 25 - 30, 2015   Epigenetics and Cancer
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
January 25 - 30, 2015   Physical Virology: Integrating Global Significance with Atomic Level Understanding
Ventura, CA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
January 27 - 28, 2015   Diagnostics and Biomarkers: Online Event
Online conference,   Further information
Using a pioneering new platform especially developed for scientific events, this conference will be broadcast to your PC or mobile device on 27th -28th January 2015.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Diagnostics
January 30 - 30, 2015   BIA Workshop in Infectious Diseases: 8th HIV Dilemmas Conference
Manchester , UK   Further information
Mixture of challenging cases are drawn from real life, all presented by experts using interactive key pad voting throughout. For anyone involved in diagnosis and treatment of infection in HIV patients.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Diagnostics

February 2015

February 01 - 06, 2015   RNA Nanotechnology: Converging Disciplines for the Advancement of Inter-RNA Interactions
Ventura, CA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing   Bionanotechnology
February 05 - 05, 2015   Re-stoking the therapy pipeline: how to stimulate the development of new antibiotics, diagnostics and novel therapies
London , UK   Further information
British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. The UK Antimicrobial Resistance Roundtable Series
Suggested reading:     Antifungals   Antibiotics
February 09 - 10, 2015   Tissue Engineering and Bioprinting: Research to Commercialization
Boston, MA, USA   Further information
The fields of tissue engineering and bioprinting are important for ultimately realizing the full potential of regenerative medicine.
February 09 - 11, 2015   ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference. The ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting brings together individuals who are carrying out research to defend against the growing threat of bioterrorism and decision makers shaping the future biodefense research agenda, recognizing that emerging infectious diseases serve as a paradigm for handling the public threat of bioterrorism.
February 17 - 18, 2015   Discovery Chemistry Congress
Berlin, Germany   Further information
Featuring an array of leading international speakers, this event aims to provide you with an insight into the latest developments in Discovery Chemistry.
February 17 - 18, 2015   Flow Chemistry Europe
Berlin, Germany   Further information
The integration of flow chemistry into everyday practice throughout the world by delivering the latest knowledge and making it available for the entire chemistry community.
February 17 - 18, 2015   Screening Europe
Berlin, Germany   Further information
Hot topics to be covered include 3D cell based screening methods, the use of model organisms, and novel approaches for data analysis. Focus will also be given to the evolving use of phenotypic screening.
February 17 - 22, 2015   RNA Silencing in Plants
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
February 21 - 22, 2015   Quantitative Genetics and Genomics: Consequences and Evolution of Genomic Variation
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
February 22 - 26, 2015   Neuroepigenetics
Santa Fe, NM, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
February 22 - 27, 2015   Quantitative Genetics and Genomics: Deciphering the Genetic Basis of Complex Phenotypes for the Benefit of Mankind
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
February 26 - 27, 2015   Clinical Applications of Stem Cells
Singapore,   Further information
Researchers and clinicians focusing on translating basic discoveries in the stem cells field into applications for regenerative medicine and cellular therapy. We will also be looking specifically into how the global regulatory agencies view the translational efforts.

March 2015

March 01 - 06, 2015   DNA Replication and Recombination
Whistler, BC, Canada   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 01 - 06, 2015   Genomic Instability and DNA Repair
Whistler, BC, Canada   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 01 - 06, 2015   Gut Microbiota Modulation of Host Physiology: The Search for Mechanism
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Probiotics books   Systems Microbiology
March 04 - 08, 2015   Hybrid Methods in Structural Biology
Tahoe City, CA, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 07 - 08, 2015   RNA Editing: Transcriptome Diversity: Roles in Health and Disease
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
March 07 - 08, 2015   Tropical Infectious Diseases: Challenges, Opportunities and Successes
Galveston, TX, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
March 08 - 13, 2015   RNA Editing: Diversifying the Transcriptome: Consequences for Development and Disease
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
March 08 - 13, 2015   Tropical Infectious Diseases: Challenges, Opportunities and Successes
Galveston, TX, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
March 13 - 16, 2015   ASM Conference on Mechanisms of Interbacterial Cooperation and Competition
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference.
March 15 - 20, 2015   Co-Infection: A Global Challenge for Disease Control
Ouro Preto, Brazil   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 15 - 20, 2015   Long Noncoding RNAs: From Evolution to Function
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 17 - 18, 2015   Biodetection and Biosensors
Berlin, Germany   Further information
This year's meeting will incorporate aspects of both biodetection and biosensors, a rapidly growing area of science
Suggested reading:     Molecular Diagnostics
March 17 - 18, 2015   Lab-on-a-Chip and Microfluidics
Berlin, Germany   Further information
Leaders from both academia and industry discuss innovative developments in this exciting field.
Suggested reading:     Microarrays   Bionanotechnology
March 17 - 18, 2015   Microarray Technology
Berlin, Germany   Further information
The wide range of cutting edge research being conducted using microarray technologies will be discussed. You will gain an insight into the latest developments in clinical uses of microarrays, including pre-implantation diagnosis, pre- and post-natal chromosomal analysis, and the clinical utility of gene expression signatures.
Suggested reading:     Microarrays
March 17 - 18, 2015   Point of Care Diagnostics
Berlin, Germany   Further information
A wide range of cutting edge research being conducted using point of care diagnostics will be discussed.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Diagnostics
March 22 - 27, 2015   HIV Vaccines
Banff, Canada   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
March 23 - 24, 2015   Circulating Biomarkers 2015
Boston, MA, USA   Further information
This conference discusses Nucleic Acid-based Biomarkers, Protein-based Biomarkers, as well as Extracellular Vesicle (EV)-based Biomarkers (contained within exosomes and microvesicles).
March 23 - 28, 2015   Transcriptional and Epigenetic Influences on Stem Cell States
Steamboat Springs, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 29 - 31, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Frontiers in Stem Cells and Cancer
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
March 29 - April 2, 2015   Gram-Negative Resistance
Tahoe City, CA, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 29 - April 3, 2015   DNA Methylation
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 29 - April 3, 2015   Epigenomics
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
March 29 - April 3, 2015   Viruses and Human Cancer
Big Sky, MT, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
March 30 - April 2, 2015   SGM Annual Conference 2015
Birmingham , UK   Further information
SGM Conference. The Society for General Microbiology Annual Conference 2015 will be held at the International Convention Centre in Birmingham, UK.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology books

April 2015

April 12 - 17, 2015   Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics: Deciphering the Cancer Genome and Epigenome to Develop Novel Therapies
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
April 15 - 18, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Cellular heterogeneity: Role of variability and noise in biological decision-making
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
April 16 - 18, 2015   QbD in Pharma Development World Congress
Chandigarh, India   Further information
The theme of the conference is Emerging Challenges, Federal Issues and Possible Solutions.
April 19 - 24, 2015   Innate Immunity and Determinants of Microbial Pathogenesis
Olympic Valley, CA, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
April 24 - 29, 2015   The Human Proteome
Stockholm, Sweden   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Proteomics
April 25 - 26, 2015   Multi-Drug Efflux Systems: Learning from the Past to Innovate the Future
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Antifungals   Antibiotics
April 25 - 28, 2015   25th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Copenhagen , Denmark   Further information
ECCMID 2015 provides an excellent forum for delegates to learn about the latest innovations in the field.
April 26 - 28, 2015   31st Annual Clinical Virology Symposium
Daytona Beach, FL, USA   Further information
ASM Conference. The 31st Annual Clinical Virology Symposium and Annual Meeting of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology.
Suggested reading:     Cytomegaloviruses
April 26 - May 1, 2015   Mechanisms of HIV Persistence: Implications for a Cure
Boston, MA, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
April 26 - May 1, 2015   Multi-Drug Efflux Systems: A Paradigm Shift from Fundamental Mechanisms to Practical Applications
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Antifungals   Antibiotics

May 2015

May 02 - 03, 2015   Antimicrobial Peptides: Mechanism, Function and Application
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Antibiotics
May 03 - 08, 2015   Antimicrobial Peptides: Basic and Translational Aspects
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Antibiotics
May 05 - 06, 2015   Advances in NGS - Online Event
Online conference,   Further information
Using a pioneering new platform especially developed for scientific events, this conference will be broadcast to your PC or mobile device on 5th-6th May 2015.
Suggested reading:     Next-generation Sequencing   Genome Analysis
May 06 - 10, 2015   EMBO Conference Series: Chromatin and Epigenetics
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO Conference.
May 08 - 11, 2015   5th ASM Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance in Zoonotic Bacteria and Foodborne Pathogens
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference.
May 12 - 13, 2015   Personalised Medicine 2015
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Leaders into omics and disease research who are currently working towards a future where medical interventions are more precise, more targeted and are resulting in better patient outcomes.
Suggested reading:     Medical Microbiology books
May 12 - 17, 2015   The Arthropod Vector: The Controller of Transmission
Taos, NM, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
May 21 - 22, 2015   Advances in qPCR and dPCR
Singapore,   Further information
We will be focusing on new developments in qPCR technology, concentrating on improvements to qPCR design, the acquisition of accurate data, and efficient data analysis. Particular emphasis will also be given to the use of qPCR in Cancer diagnosis. Focus will also be given to the use of dPCR in the clinic, covering applications such as infectious disease diagnostics and cancer detection. Another important area for discussion will be the applications for forensics and anti-terrorism.
May 30 - June 2, 2015   ASM General Meeting
New Orleans, LA, USA   Further information
ASM Conference. The ASM General Meeting showcases the central role of microbes in the biosphere by communicating cutting edge science in the diverse areas influenced by microbes. This meeting provides participants with opportunities for immersion in fields of specialization as well as forays into different disciplines.
May 31 - June 5, 2015   Nucleic Acids
Biddeford, ME, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.

June 2015

June 07 - 11, 2015   6th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS 2015)
Maastricht , The Netherlands   Further information
The 6th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS 2015) is one of the leading meetings of its kind and will connect approximately 3,000 microbiologists from 50 member societies in 35 European countries​.
June 07 - 11, 2015   6th Congress of European Microbiologists
Maastricht, The Netherlands   Further information
FEMS Federation of European Microbiological Societies.
June 07 - 12, 2015   MicroRNAs and Noncoding RNAs in Cancer
Keystone, CO, USA   Further information
Keystone Conference. Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
June 12 - 16, 2015   5th ASM Conference on Prokaryotic Cell Biology and Development
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference.
Suggested reading:     Systems Microbiology
June 13 - 14, 2015   Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins
Easton, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Human Pathogenic Fungi   Bacterial Toxins
June 14 - 17, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
June 14 - 19, 2015   Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins
Easton, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Human Pathogenic Fungi   Bacterial Toxins
June 17 - 19, 2015   Microbial Interfaces
Galway , Ireland   Further information
SGM Conference. Irish Division Meeting 2015.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology books
June 20 - 21, 2015   Environmental Nanotechnology
West Dover, VT, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar. Novel Techniques for Synthesizing, Characterizing, and Tracking Engineered Nanomaterials for Sustainable Application of Nanotechnology
Suggested reading:     Bionanotechnology
June 21 - 23, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Enabling Technologies for Eukaryotic Synthetic Biology
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
June 21 - 26, 2015   Animal-Microbe Symbioses: Identifying the Common Language of Host-Microbe Associations
Waterville Valley, NH, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Microbiology books
June 21 - 26, 2015   Environmental Nanotechnology
West Dover, VT, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Bionanotechnology
June 21 - 26, 2015   Viruses and Cells
Girona, Spain   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Virology books   Cytomegaloviruses
June 27 - 28, 2015   Chromosome Dynamics
Waterville Valley, NH, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
June 28 - July 3, 2015   Chromosome Dynamics
Waterville Valley, NH, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
June 29 - July 1, 2015   UK Probiotics Conference 2015
London , UK   Further information
Gut Mircrobiota and Gut Microbiome: Human Health; Gut Microbiota and Gut Microbiome: Animal Health; Probiotics: Human Health and Diseases, Allergies; Veterinary Products, Aquaculture and Companion Animals; Product Development
Suggested reading:     Probiotics books

July 2015

July 09 - 10, 2015   International Bioprinting Congress
Singapore,   Further information
The meeting will include scientific presentations from the leading international experts covering the latest developments and techniques.
July 11 - 12, 2015   Applied and Environmental Microbiology
South Hadley, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Biofuels   Omics in Soil Science   Extremophiles
July 11 - 12, 2015   Staphylococcal Diseases: New Frontiers - Interact and Update
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
July 11 - 12, 2015   Tuberculosis Drug Discovery and Development: New Strategies to Fight an Old Enemy
Girona, Spain   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
July 12 - 17, 2015   Applied and Environmental Microbiology: Microbes that Influence, Sustain and Protect Our Planet
South Hadley, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Biofuels   Omics in Soil Science   Extremophiles
July 12 - 17, 2015   Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics: From Genomes to Biomes
Biddeford, ME, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference. Using Biodiversity to Explore Biocomplexity
July 12 - 17, 2015   Staphylococcal Diseases
Lucca (Barga), Italy   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
July 12 - 17, 2015   Tuberculosis Drug Discovery and Development: Challenges, Advances and Future Prospects in the Fight Against Tuberculosis
Girona, Spain   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
July 18 - 19, 2015   Microbial Population Biology
Andover, NH, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Systems Microbiology
July 19 - 24, 2015   Microbial Population Biology
Andover, NH, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Systems Microbiology
July 25 - 26, 2015   Malaria: Translating Malaria Research to the Field
Girona, Spain   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Malaria Parasites
July 25 - 26, 2015   Microbial Adhesion and Signal Transduction
Newport, RI, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
July 26 - 31, 2015   Archaea: Ecology, Metabolism and Molecular Biology
Newry, ME, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Extremophiles
July 26 - 31, 2015   Malaria: Translating Malaria Research to the Field
Girona, Spain   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
Suggested reading:     Malaria Parasites
July 26 - 31, 2015   Microbial Adhesion and Signal Transduction
Newport, RI, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.

August 2015

August 01 - 02, 2015   Epigenetics
Waltham, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
August 01 - 02, 2015   Marine Molecular Ecology
Hong Kong, China   Further information
Gordon Research Seminar.
Suggested reading:     Environmental Microbiology books
August 02 - 07, 2015   Epigenetics
Waltham, MA, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.
August 02 - 07, 2015   Marine Molecular Ecology
Hong Kong, China   Further information
Gordon Research Conference.

September 2015

September 04 - 08, 2015   The EMBO Meeting 2015: Advancing the life sciences
Birmingham , UK   Further information
The EMBO Meeting 2015
September 08 - 12, 2015   ASM Conference on Pseudomonas 2015
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference.
September 09 - 13, 2015   EMBL Conference: Protein Synthesis and Translational Control
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBL Conference.
September 16 - 19, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: The Mobile Genome: Genetic and Physiological Impacts of Transposable Elements
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
September 17 - 21, 2015   30th International Papillomavirus Conference and Clinical and Public Health Workshops
Lisbon , Portugal   Further information
HPV 2015 focuses on the epidemiology of HPV and other associated diseases. Our international forum enables the exchange of knowledge between the research and clinical communities showcasing the latest advances in science and practice.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
September 24 - 27, 2015   1st ASM Conference on Rapid Next-Generation Sequencing and Bioinformatic Pipelines for Enhanced Molecular Epidemiologic Investigation of Pathogens
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conference.

October 2015

October 06 - 10, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Seeing is Believing
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
October 11 - 14, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Microbiology
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
October 18 - 21, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Non-coding Genome
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.
October 24 - 29, 2015   7th ASM Conference on Biofilms
Chicago, IL, USA   Further information
ASM Conference.
Suggested reading:     Microbial Biofilms

November 2015

November 01 - 04, 2015   EMBL Conference: Cancer Genomics
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBL Conference.
November 02 - 05, 2015   Methicillin-resistant Staphylococci in Animals: Veterinary and Public Health Implications
Chicago, IL, USA   Further information
ASM Conference.
Suggested reading:     Antibiotics
November 12 - 14, 2015   EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Biological Oscillators: Design, Mechanism, Function
Heidelberg , Germany   Further information
EMBO | EMBL Symposium.