Two positions at the Spanish Type Culture Collection – University of Valencia (CECT-UV) are opened according to the hiring procedures of the University of Valencia. Both contracts will be bounded to the project IS_MIRRI21, funded by Horizon 2020 to implement the Microbial Resource Research Infrastructure.
David R. Arahal and Teresa Lucena Reyes (CECT), have been invited to the GCM 2.0 type strain sequencing project workshop that will take place from November 21 to 30, 2018 in Beijing, China.
On October 2, the Spanish Type Culture Collection (CECT) will give the “Training Day: Conservation and Management of Microbial Resources”, in the Scientific Park of the University of Valencia.
One more year the Network of Lactic Bacteria (RedBAL) holds its annual meeting, on June 17 and 18, at the Center for Biological Research of the CSIC (Madrid).
The 38th annual meeting of the European Organization of Crop Collections (ECCO) is held from 12-14 June in Turin with the motto “Microorganisms as tools to win the current societal challenges and support European strategies in bioeconomy”.
The III Meeting of the MicroBioSpain Network of Excellence will be held on April 8 and 9 at the Spanish Algae Bank (BEA) (Telde, Gran Canaria) organized by the BEA and the Spanish Type Culture Collection (CECT).
REDESMI continues to grow in number of collections and biodiversity. This year has begun with two new additions: DAIRYSAFE PHAGES, the first bacteriophage virus collection, and MAESE, the second microalgae collection.