Thank you for a successful meeting in Barcelona!

511 researchers from 66 countries participated at the conference.

Scientific program: would you be interested in having a look at the works presented at the conference? Click here

Book of abstracts: for those ones interested in having an electronic version of the Book of Abstracts, it can be downloaded from here (last update: 8/Oct/15)


The proceedings book titled "Microbes in the spotlight: recent progress in the understanding of beneficial and harmful microorganisms" was released in 2016.
ISBN-10: 1-62734-612-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-62734-612-2
Editor: A. Méndez-Vilas; Publisher: BrownWalker Press

Would you like to have a look at the table of contents?
If so, click here
You can download the cover by cliking on the image

The website of the publisher for this book is:


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Joana Azeredo
(CEB-University of
Minho, Portugal)

The “Hide and Seek Game” played by biofilms and bacteriophages
Hermann J. Heipieper
(UFZ, Germany)

Marine hydrocarbonoclastic bacteria and their capabilities to bioremediate marine oil spills: Functional Genomics, Physiology, Biochemistry

Ali Karami
(Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Iran)

Molecular detection and identification of microbial infections: methods and kits

Christophe Lacroix
(ETH Zürich, Switzerland)

Integrated multi-scale strategies to investigate nutritional compounds on the gut microbiota and host health: A story of iron

Angel M. Ramos

(The Complutense University of Madrid, Spain)

Be-CoDiS and Be-FAST: Mathematical models to predict the spread of human and livestock diseases with real data. Application to the 2014-15 Ebola Virus Disease epidemic and livestock diseases


The Conference organized a workshop titled:
"Modelling bacterial dynamics using
the R software

The aim of this workshop was to provide participants with an excellent opportunity to learn the statistical approaches to fit non-linear models for the characterisation of bacterial kinetics.

The workshop chairs were:

Ursula Gonzales-Barron

Vasco Cadavez
(Polytechnic Institute of Braganza, Portugal)



Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal (CSBJ)
is an ELSEVIER online journal publishing research articles and reviews after full peer review (ISSN 2001-0370).

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The previous edition of BioMicroWorld was held in Madrid (Spain) during 2-4 October 2013 and it was attended by around 520 researchers from 67 countries. We expect this year’s edition to be as successful as the previous one in terms of quality, relevance and attendance.  

Major outcomes:

Program: You can consult the final program of the conference by clicking here.

Proceedings: The proceedings book of the conference was entitled "Industrial, medical and environmental applications of microorganisms. Current status and trends" (ISBN: 978-90-8686-243-6), edited by A. Mendez-Vilas and published by Wageningen Academic Publishers (Pub. date: 2014).

Would you like to have a look at the table of contents of the book? If so, click here

Abstracts: The book of abstracts of the conference can be downloaded from here

Would you like to have a look at the abstracts accepted for presentation at the conference? They are available on the abstract search engine


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