society for general microbiology spring conference 2012


Abstract submissions are now closed. Thank you to all those who submitted an abstract to this years Spring Conference. Reviewing will take place after the closing date of Monday 16 January and you will be advised by the middle of February if your abstract has been accepted.

NB: The final decision on acceptance for either poster or offered orals is at the reviewers’ discretion and due to the large number of abstracts received it is not always possible to accommodate all choices.

The presenting author will need to register to attend the conference by Friday 24 February 2012.

For further information on poster dimensions etc visit the Guidelines for Contributors' page.

Conference Sessions
(DU01) Viral zoonoses
(DU02) Biocontrol of diseases
(DU03) International cardiovascular infection symposium
(DU04) News on the nitrogen cycle
(DU05) Recoding in microbial gene expression
(DU06) Food-borne pathogens: survival of the fittest
(DU07) New media
(DU08) Waste management & recycling
(DU09) E-learning
(DU10) Imaging the living microbe
(DU11) Bacterial zoonoses
(DU12) Phylogeography
(DU13) Medical devices & biomaterials
(DU15) Climate change and infectious disease
(DU16) Hospital-acquired infections
(DU17) Virology workshop: DNA viruses
(DU18) Virology workshop: RNA viruses
(DU19) Virology workshop: Innate barriers to infection
(DU20) Virology workshop: Retroviruses
(DU21) Virology workshop: Plant virology

General Categories
Systems & cells               
Clinical & medical microbiology              
Fermentation & bioprocessing (industry)
General microbiology

If you have any questions regarding submitting an abstract please email

Updated 17/01/2012