TOPICS 
 

CORE TOPICS - GENERAL SESSIONS

  • Agriculture, Soil, Forest Microbiology
  • Environmental, Marine, Aquatic Microbiology. Geomicrobiology
  • Food Microbiology
  • Industrial Microbiology - Future Bioindustries
  • Medical Microbiology - Pharmaceutical Microbiology - Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
  • Microbial Physiology, Metabolism and Gene Expression

SOME HOT TOPICS - SPECIAL SESSIONS

  • Analytical and Imaging Techniques. Microscopy
  • Antimicrobial Surfaces
  • Antiseptics and Disinfectants: Resistance
  • Attenuation of virulence as "antimicrobial" strategy
  • Bacterial polymers: biosynthesis, modifications and applications
  • Biocontrol by bacteriophages
  • Biofilms
  • Bioremediation
  • Biotechnologically Relevant Enzymes and Proteins
  • Exploitation of the understanding in bacterial stress responses in biotechnological and environmental applications
  • Exploiting fungi in bioremediation of hazardous chemicals
  • Metagenomics: complex microbial communities (soil, human body, ocean water...)
  • Methods - Quantitative Models and Bioinformatics in Microbiology - Technology development
  • Microarrays in Microbiology
  • Microbe-metal interactions in the environment
  • Microbial Biosensors (transducers, recognition)
  • Microbial diversity: Uncultivated Microorganisms
  • Microbial source tracking (MST) and water quality
  • Microbial subversion (evasion?) of eukaryotic host cell pathways
  • Microbial surfaces and envelopes
  • Microfactories - Microbial Production of Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals
  • Rapid microbiology of foodborne pathogens
  • Single-cell analysis of microbes
  • Systems Biology

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