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American Society of Microbiologists Conference

May 31, 2010

Tags: microbiologists, ASM, Carl Zimmer, Larry Bock, Ed Bassett, Carl Woese, Lynn Margulis, Hakim, Joy Hakim

Last week 8,000 microbiologists gathered under one roof (a big one) in San Diego. I was with them at an annual convention, carrying a 350-page schedule of events. Thumbing through that monster catalogue I found sessions with titles like this: Use of Luminescent Trypanosomes to Explore the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Chagas Disease and African Sleeping Sickness. (more…)

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