FEMS News Extra edition

19.05.2014. Novosti

Raising awareness with the PARIS declaration

“Antibiotics are unique medications whose targets (bacteria) are living organisms, evolving, adapting and acquiring mechanisms that confer resistance to those drugs. It is our absolute duty to keep the antibiotic active as treatment for human diseases.”www.waaar.org

WAAAR (www.waaar.org) aims to raise awareness about the urgency and magnitude of the threat of losing the antibiotic effectiveness. As has been announced in January, it is now launching a solemn declaration against antibiotic resistance, a draft of which you can now download.

Just like FEMS, your may want to support this action and encourage your members to do the same. An action plan is now being developed as of the ESCMID meeting in Barcelona 10-13 May. Anyone interested in the process, please contact WAAAR.

 

Postponement of Online Grant Application System going live

Today you received a message with your login details to log in to the new FEMS online grant application system which was scheduled to go live on Friday 16 May. However, later today we learned that ScholarOne plans to do maintenance on the system this weekend. If applications are submitted to the system during the maintenance, it is not unlikely that errors would be incurred which is not handy in a start-up situation when we all start using the system for the first time.
 
Therefore, it has been decided that the system will be live on Tuesday 20 May to receive the grant applications for the FEMS Research Grant with the application deadline on 15 June 2014. An announcement will be made on the website to inform potential applicants accordingly.
 
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause to you.

Zanimljivosti

16.08.2018. Novosti Zanimljivosti
The urinary microbiome associated with bladder cancer
An international group of scientists led by dr. Terzić, including Croatian microbiological society member dr. Viljemka Bučević Popović as a first author, have recently published a paper on the association of urinary microbiome and bladder cancer.
16.06.2018. Zanimljivosti
For The First Time, Scientists Have Caught Bacteria “Fishing” For DNA From Their Dead Friends
Bacteria are slippery little suckers. They evolve rapidly, developing resistance to antibiotics and therefore becoming increasingly difficult to deal with. Now, for the first time, researchers have caught on film one of the mechanisms the microbes use for this speedy evolution.
Izdavaštvo

Moćni mikrobi – prikaz knjige Mighty Microbes – The Amazing World of Microorganisms

Skupina znanstvenika i popularizatora znanosti iz Nizozemske se s ovom idejom pozabavila kroz fundaciju Microcanoni, nizozemsku inačicu projekta naziva „Što doista trebate znati o mikrobiologiji“ još 2011. Ta verzija prezentirana je i u amsterdamskom muzeju Artis Micropia, a djelo na engleskome čiji vam prikaz donosim je korak dalje koji je ova skupina ljudi poduzela u ulozi urednika knjige s naslovom Mighty Microbes i podnsalovom The Amazing World of Microorganisms. Osmislili su građu podijeljenu u devet tematskih cjelina, a unutar svake je pet do deset poglavlja (tema) za koje su kao autore ili suautore odabrali znanstvenike koji su sudjelovali u ključnim otkrićima ili su istaknuti stručnjaci u tom području.

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Priručnik za vježbe iz opće mikrobiologije

Ovaj sveučilišni priručnik napisalo je petnaestak autora iz desetak visokoškolskih ustanova iz Zagreba i Rijeke, a sadržaj je podijeljen u petnaest, slikama bogato ilustriranih poglavlja u kojima su opisane i obrađene različite bakteriološke, virološke, mikološke, imunološke i molekularno-biološke metode koje se upotrebljavaju u općoj mikrobiologiji koja se studira na nizu različitih fakulteta i visokih škola.

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Postani član HMD-a

Cilj Društva je okupljanje mikrobiologa i stručnjaka srodnih struka s ciljem unapređenja svih grana mikrobiologije.

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CESAR 2018

Date: 19-22 September 2018

Venue: Sveti Martin na Muri, Croatia

It is our great pleasure to invite you to the 6th Central European Symposium on Antimicrobials and Antimicrobial Resistance, CESAR2018.

CESAR 2018 Deadlines extended!

Abstract submission deadline:
June 24, 2018

Early registration fee payment:
July 15, 2018

Decision on abstract acceptance as poster/oral presentation:
July 6, 2018

View all important dates

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Arhiva skupova

Ostali skupovi

XXV EFMC International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry

Date: 2-6 September 2018

Venue: Ljubljana, Slovenia


The 14th Congress of Microbiologists in Bulgaria with International Participation

Date: October 10th - 13th, 2018

Venue: Hisarya, Bulgaria


Balkan Fungus 2018

Date: September 13th - 15th, 2018

Venue: Timisoara, Romania


John Innes – Ruđer Bošković Summer Schools on Applied Molecular Microbiology – “Microbial Specialised Metabolites: From Genome to Molecule”

Date: September 8th-16th, 2018

Venue: Dubrovnik, Croatia