Biofilms 5 International Conference

Communities Bridging Disciplines

Microbial biofilm research is now a feature of many scientific disciplines impacting different fields of application. The objective of the meeting is to capitalize on the multidisciplinary nature of this exciting research topic by fostering debate and exchanges of ideas and methods beetween the various research aeras.
The conference will be a continuation of four previous international europeen biofilm meetings held in Osnabrück (2004), Leipzig (2006), Munich (2008) and Winchester (2010).
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Tom BATTIN, University of Vienna, Vienna, AUSTRIA


Henk J. BUSSCHER, W.J. Kolff Institute at UMCG-RuG, Groningen, THE NETHERLANDS

David G. DAVIES, State University of New York at Binghamton, New-York, US
"Regulation of Biofilm Dispersion in Pseudomonas aeruginosa."

Yves DUFRENE, UCL, Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences, Louvain-la-Neuve, BELGIUM

Jean-Marc GHIGO, Institut Pasteur, Paris, FRANCE

Phil STEWART, CBE, Montana, US
"Quantitative Analysis of Growth and Gene Expression in Biofilms."

Paul STOODLEY, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK

Karen TAIT, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Plymouth, UK
"Quorum sensing signalling and biofouling."

Marvin WHITELEY, University of Texas, Austin, US

10 Dec - 12 Dec 2012
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