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American Society for Microbiology's® mission is to help promote and advance the microbial sciences by publishing high-quality research in journals and books, holding multi-disciplinary meetings, deploying resources and expertise around the world, advocating for scientific research, and fostering a deeper public understanding of how microbiology touches everything.

With over 30,000 members, including researchers, educators and health professionals, ASM is one of the largest life science societies in the world.

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American Society for Microbiology
1752 N St NW
Washington, DC 20036
Contact: Rachel Peckover
Tel: 617-231-0062