ASM News

Data collaborative seeks to aid microbiome researchers by developing tools to help them access, analyze, and compare datasets
ASM and 43 other scientific and engineering societies urge the House of Representatives to preserve tax benefits for graduate students
ASM Global Outreach members Professor Shahida Hasnain and Dr. Samir Saha recieve UNESCO Prize
AAM member Joachim Frank among 2017 laureates in Chemistry
ASM members among the 2017 laureates in Physiology or Medicine
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 11:28

Announcing the 2018 ASM Award Winners

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The 2018 American Society for Microbiology awards in basic research, applied research, clinical research, education, and service have now been announced.
Colwell is awarded the 33rd International Prize for Biology by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 09:07

The Grant Writing Process Made Simple

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Get an insider’s look into writing grants from reviewers and experts during the Grant Writing Online Course. Register by July 15.
Attend the Microbe Academy for Professional Development prior to ASM Microbe to get feedback on your presentation and build networking skills. Open to students.
ASM AMR Steering Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance members and guests from US federal agencies focused on the current state of efforts to counter antimicrobial resistance 
Thursday, 20 April 2017 13:21

Obituary: Mark Wainberg, AIDS Drug Pioneer

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Dr. Wainberg, an AAC editor, discovered the effectiveness of the antiretroviral drug 3TC against HIV
The Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education (JMBE) is pleased to announce a Call for Manuscripts for a Science Communication themed issue. Submit your manuscript today!
Dr. Stacey Schultz-Cherry testified before a Senate subcommittee on the importance of funding for research
Monday, 06 March 2017 15:42

ASM on U.S. Immigration Policy Concerns

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The mission of the ASM is to promote and advance the microbial sciences, in the United States and worldwide. ASM continues to champion science diplomacy and promote international partnerships in the sciences. 
Microbiology is coming together in new ways, and whether you’re a researcher or educator, a clinical or applied microbiologist, an infectious disease or environmental microbiology expert, your expertise will help shape the future of microbiology.
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 13:23

Agar Art 2017 Contest Now Open

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Since 2015, Agar Art has provided an outlet for the creativity of ASM members
Dr. Qadri and others are working to end the threat of a disease that has killed millions
Monday, 23 January 2017 10:25

ASM on the Use of Preprints

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ASM supports preprints but asserts the essential value of peer review to help validate the quality and trustworthiness of science, favoring an ecosystem where preprints and journals coexist and synergize
Develop professional development skills, receive career advising & present research at ASM Microbe 2017 through the Capstone Fellowship.
Thursday, 12 January 2017 12:14

Nobel Laureate Oliver Smithies Dies at 91

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Smithies, a past ASM member, shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2007
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