News

SfAM offers commentary and analysis on some of the most interesting microbiological news and current affairs - as well as details on our work, members, grants and events.


09 Jan 2020

A tribute to Andrew Miller

A tribute to Andrew Miller; died 24 December 2019.

07 Jan 2020

Will the government deliver when it comes to science?

As we enter 2020 with a new conservative government and the promise of Brexit on January 31st, many scientists are wondering what this will mean for science in the UK

Article 


Farm Vaccine Use Rises in Bid to Reduce Antibiotic Usage Further image

04 Oct 2019

Farm Vaccine Use Rises in Bid to Reduce Antibiotic Usage Further

Whilst childhood vaccination rates fall in England, numbers for livestock vaccination have never been higher.

New ECS Committee places announced image

11 Sep 2019

New ECS Committee places announced

The new roles of Policy Officer, Welfare Officer, Undergraduate Officer, and Podcast Editor for the ECS committee have been filled.

SfAM joins forces with Microbiology Society for Policy Workshop image

19 Aug 2019

SfAM joins forces with Microbiology Society for Policy Workshop

In partnership with the Microbiology Society, SfAM will be holding a Policy Workshop for microbiologists

 

2017 News

03 Nov 2017

MMR and the media- a historical perspective

News  Disease pathology & immunology 

26 Jul 2017

Study reveals air pollution can alter the effectiveness of antibiotics and increases the potential of disease

News  Environmental Microbiology  Antimicrobial resistance 

24 Mar 2017

Simple steps to stem killer bacteria

News  Agricultural Microbiology