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Join researchers in a two day symposium devoted to understanding and beating antibacterial resistant microbes at the University of Illinois.

September 24 - 25 2018

Why Attend?

Hear our esteemed speakers

Join experts in the fields of microbiology, immunology, infectious disease, drug development and policy. 

Discuss an urgent issue

Antimicrobial resistance, the ability of pathogens to survive exposure to existing therapeutic drugs, has become a critical modern problem.

Outpace the problem

Research by external colleagues and within the IGB’s Mining Microbial Genomes research theme will raise awareness, highlight challenges, and identify potential solutions.