EuroBiofilm 2017

The 5th European Congress on Microbial Biofilms will take place September 19 - 22 2017 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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The preliminary topics are highlighted on the conference website:
Treatment of biofilm infections and development of biofilm resistance
Biofilm based medical device related infections
Mechanics and physics in and of biofilms
Social interactions in mixed species biofilms
Host responses to biofilms and potential vaccination targets
Microenvironment and physiology of infectious biofilms
Mixed species (including bacterial-fungal) biofilms
Oral Biofilms in health and disease
Environmental biofilms, consequences for health and disease
Evolution and adaptation in biofilms

and forum discussions:
Biofilms systems biology
Remaining fundamental questions in, and the need for standardization in, biofilm research

Important dates:

Congress dates: 20-22 September 2017
Pre-Congress Workshops: 19 September 2017
Abstract submission opens: 13 March 2017
Abstract submission deadline: 1 May 2017
Abstract notification of acceptance: 2 June 2017
Early Bird Registration deadline: 16 June 2017

Akos T Kovacs

Professor of Bacterial Physiology and Genetics, Technical University of Denmark, DTU Bioengineering

07/2017 - Professor of Bacterial Physiology and Genetics, DTU Denmark 10/2012-07/2017 Group Leader, FSU Jena, Germany 07/2005-07-2012 Post Doc, University Groningen, The Netherlands (w/ Oscar Kuipers) 09/2003-05/2005 Post Doc, Biological Research Centre, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged, Hungary (w/ Kornel Kovacs) 09/2000-09/2003 PhD fellow, University of Szeged, Hungary (w/ Kornel Kovacs) 09/1995-07/2000 BSc/MSc student, University of Szeged, Hungary