Welcome to the JSMC

The Graduate School Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC) is funded by the German Excellence Initiative. It conceptionally combines different research areas (microbial communities, interactions with plant, animal and human hosts and environmental interactions)....
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Thanks to the awesome MiCom team for organising such a great conference!

Job vacancy

The Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute - invites applications for a Doctoral Researcher Position at the Department of Infection Biology on the project "Immune evasion of Streptococcus pneumoniae in patients with kidney disease".

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Upcoming events


April 04, 2017 | Matthias-Schleiden-Kolloquium: Dynamic remodeling of photosynthetic supercomplexes during environmental acclimation
May 04, 2017 | IMPRS course: Good Scientific Practice in the Doctoral Training Phase
May 16, 2017 | IMPRS course: Media and Public Relations for Science

JSMC MiCo-Colloquium
Program Winter Semester 2016

(updated Oct 25, 2016)