A need-to-know

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.


21 Feb 2019

Sepsis test offers hope for the future

Researchers at University of Strathclyde hope experimental 2.5-minute sepsis test could save lives

24 Jan 2019

SfAM proposes Parliamentary inquiry into the microbiome

The Society for Applied Microbiology responded to the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee call for new inquiry topics


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Sir David Attenborough Fellowship Interview

A members only video from the Sir David Attenborough Fellowship Award evening 2018

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RIP Professor Basil Jarvis (1936 – 2018)

Janet Corry looks back on the brilliant and colourful life of Basil Jarvis (8th December 1936 – 18th December 2018).

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ECS Research Symposium 2018 Podcast

 

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