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New phylogenetic trees in VetBact

So far only few phylogenetic trees have been included on the bacterial pages of VetBact. However, within a few months we hope to increase the number of trees significantly. We have started to constuct trees for the genus Clostridium and … Continue reading

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Visitors from Alexandria University

We have currently four researchers from the High Institute of Public Health, Alexandria University, Egypt visiting our university (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences – SLU) for three weeks. The visit is a part of the start-up of a new three-year … Continue reading

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New professor in veterinary bacteriology

From July 1, 2015, Professor Bengt Guss was appointed professor in veterinary bacteriology at the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health (BVF) of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences – SLU). … Continue reading

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Lectures on VetBact in China

In February and March 2015, Karl-Erik Johansson was invited to spent a few weeks in China to give lectures in bacteriology for Faculty Members of the Faculty of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine and for the veterinary students at the … Continue reading

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Lectures in Bacteriology

On the 10th of December at 09:00 – 11:45 a.m., the applicants for the position as Professor in Veterinary Bacteriology will give their presentations in the lecture room Audhumbla in the VHC house at the Ultuna Campus, Uppsala, according to … Continue reading

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Presentation of two theses related to bacteriology

Two theses from SLU (Swedish University of Agriculturan Sciences) on Treponema spp. will soon be presented and defended: 1. Frida Karlsson, Treponema spp. in porcine skin ulcers. Clinical aspects. May 15, 2014 at 09:15 a.m. in the lecture hall KC1 … Continue reading

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Position as professor in Veterinary Bacteriology open for applications

The position as pro- fessor in Veterinary Bacteriology at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Uppsala is now open for applications. This position is affiliated to the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary … Continue reading

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Proteus vulgaris and Escherichia coli – new images

We have added a new Gram staining image of Proteus vulgaris and we have replaced one Gram staining image of Escherichia coli, which was of bad quality, with a new one. We have also added images of Proteus vulgaris cultivated … Continue reading

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Position as Professor in Veterinary Bacteriology

During the spring 2014, a position as professor in Veterinary Bacteriology will be open for applications. This position is affiliated to the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science (VH-faculty), Swedish University … Continue reading

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Ph.D. defence in bacteriology (Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae)

Veterinarian Helena Eriksson will defend her thesis entitled Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae in laying hens on May 31 at 09.15 in lecture room 1 (“KC ettan”) at the Clinical Center (Klinikcentrum), Ultuna, Uppsala. The thesis is available from SLU’s database Epsilon. Helena … Continue reading

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