Professor William M Waites (18 Jul 1939 - 5 Nov 2018) was an expert on bacterial spores and president of the Society for Applied Microbiology in the early '90s. Christine Dodd looks back at his life and career.
The SfAM Early Career Scientist Research Symposium will be held in Manchester on 13 March 2019.
A scientist who's documenting the grim decimation of the world’s coral reefs and a former naturopath turned whistle-blower on the alternative therapy industry have been jointly awarded the 2018 John Maddox Prize for their courage in promoting science and evidence
How to kill your rivals – Type VI secretion system-mediated bacterial warfare.
Rep. Louise Slaughter, the only microbiologist in Congress, who championed women’s rights and American manufacturing for more than three decades as a Democratic congresswoman died Friday at George Washington University Hospital.
Study reveals air pollution can alter the effectiveness of antibiotics and increases the potential of disease
A study, published in the Society for Applied Microbiology's journal Environmental Microbiology, has wide implications for the treatment of infectious diseases, which are known to be increased in areas with high levels of air pollution.
The School of Veterinary Science at the University of Bristol has published the results from its 3-year survey of factors influencing campylobacters in chicken broiler houses.