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Posted 7/25/18 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

Just published: Special Issue Synthetic Biology in the ‘Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology’. Synthetic pathways, membrane engineering, in vivo biosensors, and more… Partly with Open Access! Read now!
https://link.springer.com/journal/10295/45/7/page/1

Posted 6/12/18 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

SIMB has recently signed a memorandum of understanding together with the Korean Society for Microbiology and Biotechnology (KMB) to foster the collaboration between the two societies in areas of mutual interest.

SIMB has recently signed a memorandum of understanding together with the Korean Society for Microbiology and Biotechnology (KMB) to foster the collaboration between the two societies in areas of mutual interest. Both societies have a shared interest in advancing microbial sciences and promoting scientific exchange between universities and industry. In the past, KMB has co-sponsored the SIMB Natural Products meeting. The intent of this agreement is that we expand the collaboration across the breadth of topics in industrial microbiology and biotechnology.

Posted 6/7/18 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

Please join us in congratulating our 2018 awardees. Awards will be presented at the annual banquet.

Awardee bios and photos can be found on the Annual Meeting Award page.

Posted 4/11/18 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

Congratulations to the winners for the 2018 Board of Directors election. The incoming officers are:

President-elect – Jan Westpheling, University of Georgia
Secretary – Betty Elder, Georgia Southwest University
Director – Tiffany Rau, BioProcess Technology Consultants

Posted 4/5/18 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

SIMB Member Deb Graves, Dow Chemical, Collegeville, PA participated in the annual Montgomery County Science Research Competition on March 8. Winners received Amazon gift cards and certificates from SIMB.

Winning schools:
$100 Gift Card – Arcola Intermediate School, Eagleville, PA
$50 Gift Card – Cedarbrook Middle School

Certificates went to Wundcroft School, Pottstown, PA, Arcola Intermediate School, Eagleville, PA and St. Teresa of Calcutta School, Schwenksville, PA