Winter Meeting

The Winter Meeting 2013 will take place at the Royal Society, London on 9 January 2013, focusing on emerging technologies in applied microbiology and food mycology.

Registration is from 10:00 and the meeting starts with the Denver Russell Memorial Lecture at 10:30. The afternoon parallel sessions end at 16:10.
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SfAM Winter Meeting (2013) in conjunction with the British Mycological Society

Food Mycology
Emerging Technologies in Applied Microbiology

Wednesday 9th January 2013

Royal Society, London

10:00 – 10:30 Tea, coffee and registration

Chair: Martin Adams

10:30 – 11:15 The Denver Russell Memorial Lecture
Geoff Hanlon, University of Brighton, UK

11:15 – 11:50 Molecular and ecophysiology aspects and impacts on mycotoxin contamination
Naresh Magan, Cranfield University, UK

11:50 – 12:25 Plex-ID in the microbiology laboratory
Mark Wilcox, Leeds General Hospital, UK

12:25 – 13:30 Lunch

Session A Food Mycology

Chair: Naresh Magan

13:30 – 14:05 Metabolomics and taxonomy aspects of food spoilage moulds
Ulf Thrane, Technical University of Denmark

14:05 – 14:40 Modelling growth of Mylotoxigenic Fungi
Sonia Marin, University of Lleida, Spain

14:40 – 15:00 Tea and coffee

15:00 – 15:35 Spoilage fungi in the factory environment
Phil Voysey, Campden BRI, UK

15:35 – 16:10 Spoilage fungi and sex in the food environment
Paul Dyer, Nottingham University, UK

Session B Emerging Technologies in Applied Microbiology

Chair: Andrew Sails

13:30 – 14:05 Applications of Next Generation Sequencing in microbiology
Nick Loman, University of Birmingham, UK

14:05 – 14:40 Molecular methods in Food and Water microbiology
Andrew Fox, HPA, Royal Preston Hospital, UK

14:40 – 15:00 Tea and coffee

15:00 – 15:35 MALDI-TOF in Microbiology
Markus Kostrzewa, Bruker Daltonik GmbH, Germany

15:35 – 16:10 Automating the Bacteriology Laboratory
Neil Bentley, HPA Cambridge, UK

9 Jan - 9 Jan 2013
United Kingdom
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