Progress in Human and Animal Mycoplasmology

03.06.2015 - 05.06.2015 All day

Event Description:
This meeting will include review papers and original research on the most important mycoplasma diseases including human atypical pneumonia and reproductive disorders; the OIE listed contagious bovine pleuropneumoniae, contagious agalactia and the avian mycoplasmoses; and the increasingly important bovine mycoplasmas. Presentations will cover new and traditional diagnostic and molecular typing and sequencing methods for mycoplasmas. The problem of antibiotic resistance in humans and livestock and recent advances in vaccine development will be discussed. Poster sessions will be held.


Attendance Grants:
ESCMID provides a number of attendance grants for ESCMID “young scientist
members”. The grant covers the registration fee, but not travel or accommodation costs. Please apply here before 8 March 2015. Applicants will be informed about their acceptance by 22 March 2015.

Event Organiser:

Event Secretariat:
Robin Nicholas
Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) Woodham Ln
Addlestone, Surrey KT15 3NB
United Kingdom

Phone +44 1932 357000