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Viruses as indicators of fecal pollution in wastewater treatment processes

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Multidrug Resistance Efflux Pumps in Acinetobacter

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The molecular mechanism of chaperones for membrane proteins in type six secretion systems

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Essential genes or essential domains?

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News & Events

December
07

Science Spark 3K Pitch competition info session 2

To recognize and inspire innovation and entrepreneurship in Science, the Science Innovation Hub is hosting The Science Spark 3K Pitch...

Location: Online

 
07

Maker Space - 3D Print Holiday Ornament Workshop

Check out the new Maker Space and learn how to 3D print a holiday ornament!

 
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Maker Space - 3D Print Holiday Ornament Workshop

Check out the new Maker Space and learn how to 3D print a holiday ornament!

 
09

Maker Space - 3D Print Holiday Ornament Workshop

Check out the new Maker Space and learn how to 3D print a holiday ornament!

 
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Last day of classes

Last day of classes

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Job Posting: Lab Assistant

The Applied Soil Ecology Lab is based out of the Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba under the leadership of Dr. Mario Tenuta. We have highly productive and impactful research programs with several important foci: soil ecology, nematology, plant disease, and the relationship between nutrient management and greenhouse...

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Introducing the winner of UM’s first Falling Walls Lab

Introducing the winner of UM’s first Falling Walls Lab SEPTEMBER 15, 2022 — On Sept. 13, 15 students and early career professionals pitched their grand idea with the potential to change the world at the University of Manitoba’s first Falling Walls Lab event. In three minutes, presenters explained their groundbreaking idea to the jury and to a...

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The 2022 Undergraduate Science Student 3MT Award Winners

The 2022 Undergraduate Science Student 3MT Award Winners SEPTEMBER 12, 2022 — The Faculty of Science hosted its annual undergraduate Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, held virtually on August 16, 2022. Twenty-two students competed in the 3MT competition, part of the Faculty of Science Summer Undergraduate Research Experience Program (SURE). The 3MT competition challenges students to communicate...

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Meet Aleeza Gerstein, 2021 Rh Award Winner in the Health Sciences category

Aleeza Gerstein is an assistant professor in the Faculty of Science, who specializes in the evolution of human fungal pathogens. Her interdisciplinary lab combines clinical sampling, microbial experiments, and computational statistical methods to understand conditions that promote disease. Gerstein is the 2021 recipient of the Terry G. Falconer Memorial Rh Institute Foundation Emerging Researcher Award...

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Elite researchers recognized with Rh Awards

MAY 27, 2022 — As UM Today reports: Eight UM faculty members will receive Rh Awards, recognizing excellence in research, scholarly work and creative activities. For more than 50 years, the Rh Awards have been in place to support the advancement of knowledge across disciplines at UM. Funds for the Rh Awards come from the royalties of...

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Joint Research Poster Symposium

This year, the Dept. of Microbiology and Dept. of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases is hosting a Joint Research Poster Symposium in virtual format on Monday April 11th 1-4 pm. MBIO 4530 project undergraduate students from the Dept. of Microbiology, and Graduate students from the Dept. of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, will be presenting...

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Learn what it takes to win a pitch competition with Natasha Theriault, PhD student, Faculty of Science, who won 1st place at Falling Walls Lab Manitoba. Join us on Dec 7, 11 am – 12 pm on Zoom. Register here: https://t.co/ZCK2yBopiV #scienceinnovationhub #umanitoba @TDSLaw

Visits suspended at N.B. hospital unit due to antibiotic-resistant infection - New Brunswick | https://t.co/QU9ihEpKzB https://t.co/y3skFZHaSH

December 7, 12:00-1:00pm – GradSteps Workshop Preparing for Your First Publication (Online) This informative session guides you through the complete process of preparing your first publication. https://t.co/yW8hLU5saG

Apply now for professional development funds - Postdoctoral Diversity Enrichment Program https://t.co/hwF59lGqmW #bwfpdep

Dr. @CMKhursigara, University of Guelph, will be presenting a seminar in @MBMicrobiology @umanitobasci tomorrow! Everyone is welcome! @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 6 days ago

@MicrobeAndrew from @cardona_lab is defending their PhD tomorrow! Please join us and hear about some great science! @MBMicrobiology @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa @umanitobasci

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 6 days ago

Thursday's MGPSF seminar is from Dr. H.-J. Wieden in @MBMicrobiology check it out @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa @umanitobasci!

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 6 days ago

Calling all recent #WomenInSTEM PhD grads! On Nov 28, we’re launching a new postdoctoral fellowship – the NRC Luise and Gerhard Herzberg Postdoctoral Fellowship. Learn more: https://t.co/pahIKiEpXs #DiscoverTheNRC #GreatMinds

Steve Daley's PhD seminar is tomorrow! @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa @umanitobasci

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 1 week ago

Discover #opportunities in #immunology & hear from some exceptional #students & faculty @UM_Immu 3rd VIRTUAL OPEN HOUSE Dec 06 3:30 PM CST. To learn more, register via QCR or https://t.co/KPLswcxE3H We look forward to seeing you!! #vaccine #COVID19 @UManitobaHSGSA @MyUMSU

UM students, join us for the Science Innovation Hub Open House and Mixer on Nov 24, 3-5 pm at Eureka Centre, W230, Duff Roblin Bldng! Register NOW: https://t.co/cmNmha0QqV

Don't miss Myrle Ballard on The Last Drop speaker series! Register now: https://t.co/ykfYzH8kLt

Don't forget to join us for the BMG Open House on Dec 1 at 5pm to learn more about grad program options in the Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics! RSVP here: https://t.co/QC5lhyM174

Meet Marie Elliot. Her lab studies all things Streptomyces, a genus of bacteria responsible for the production of most of the world's useful antibiotics. Here, she talks about how her research is helping in the fight against antimicrobial resistance. #WAAW2022 | @McMasterU

Thinking of those lost and wanting to be part of the way forward in STEM @umanitobasci @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa https://t.co/tAIypO6cdq

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 2 weeks ago

🗓️ November 18 celebrates the work of 2SLGBTQI+ communities in science, technology, engineering and math and highlights the barriers they face. We join those who continue to make the world of STEM a better and more inclusive place! #LGBTQSTEMDAY

Congratulations Dr. Morriseau!!! https://t.co/gzrjsS5OGC

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 2 weeks ago

Lots to celebrate! Thank you for sharing @markus_belmonte https://t.co/RIOyL7BHwq

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing Dr. Horace Luong! You are a wonderful educator and leader #LGBTQSTEMDay https://t.co/pYi7ww3d0f

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing @prehnalab and for being an awesome, LGBT2SQIA+ scientist in @MBMicrobiology @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa @umanitobasci #lgbtqstemday https://t.co/aFu3LImaiy

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 2 weeks ago