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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.


12 May 2020

Society for Applied Microbiology response to SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 pandemic

The welfare, health and safety of everyone who contributes to the work of the Society is paramount. With this in mind and following advice from the UK Government and WHO, we have taken the following steps to maintain the safety of our staff team and volunteers during the course of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.

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18 Mar 2020

Micro Comic Comp

In the run-up to Mental Health Awareness Week, the SfAM policy team are running a comic competition.

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SfAM events: SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 statement image

09 Mar 2020

SfAM events: SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 statement

SfAM's official position on how COVID-19 is affecting the 2020 events schedule

A tribute to Andrew Miller image

09 Jan 2020

A tribute to Andrew Miller

A tribute to Andrew Miller; died 24 December 2019.

Will the government deliver when it comes to science? image

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

 

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