ASM Microbe Online 2020 Press Room

July 24, 2020

ASM Microbe Online brings the dynamic, cutting-edge science from ASM Microbe 2020 to the comfort of your home! You’ll be able to explore the latest research in microbiology through ePosters, hear from experts in the field and access track-related content with a curated selection of on-demand sessions.

For more information, questions on the media program or assistance arranging interviews with experts, email Aleea Khan or Joanna Urban at

Press Releases:

High Levels of Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria Found on Equipment in Communal Gyms

Artificial Intelligence Can Help Predict the Bacteria Responsible for Pneumonia in Emergency Rooms

Healthy International Travelers not Likely to Acquire Candida auris

Bacteria Survive on Kitchen Sponges and Towel in Restaurant and Foodservice Operations

Automatic Hand Dryers Can Be a Source of Microbial Contamination

Cheaper and Simpler Oral Care for Pneumonia Prevention​

Highlighted Abstracts:

Recovering Influenza Genomes from Wild Bird Habitats for Better Avian Flu Surveillance

Exposure to Hormonal Contraceptives Increases Efflux and Antibiotic Resistance in Escherichia Coli

Detecting Plague Outbreak among Wild Animals Near Azerbaijan Boarder, Country of Georgia

Microbial Fuel Cell : An Approach to Generate Electricity by Degrading Cauliflower Leaf Waste

N-halamine-based Antimicrobial Textiles as an Engineering Control for Infection Prevention

Integrin αvβ5 Internalizes Zika Virus During Neural Stem Cells Infection and Provides a Promising Target for Antiviral Therapy - Wang

Development of a Dengue Virus Mrna Vaccine

Antidepressant Drugs Inducing Multiple Antibiotic Resistance in Gram-Negative Bacteria

The Diverse Microbiome and Mycobiome of the Kombuchascoby

Structure and Taxonomically-Driven Inhibitor Development against Emerging Coronavirus Infections Including 2019-ncov

Determination Of The Minimum Inhibitory Concentrations (MIC) And Minimum Bactericidal Concentrations (MBC) Of Five Antiseptic Active Ingredients Against Strains Of 25 Species Of Medically Relevant Bacteria And Yeast

Evaluation Of The Global Clinical Pipeline Of Antibiotics And Nontraditional Bacterial Products

The Promise And Perils Of Using Artificial Intelligence To Find Antimicrobials

Metagenomics of Commercially‐available Pine Nuts and Sesame Seeds

This Grass Isn't Greener: Biopesticides as Reservoirs and Vectors of Antibiotic Resistance

Toothbrush Microbiomes Reflect Oral Microbiota Transitions in Built Environment Conditions

Peeling Back The Layers: The Hidden Hazards Of The Walls Around Us

First Case Of Skin Infection Due To Candida Sorboxylosa

Evaluation Of Adenosine Triphosphate Bioluminescence‐based System In Monitoring Rooms Occupied By Patients With Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Infection Or Colonization Before And After Xenex® UV Irradiation

Potentially Pathogenic Methicillin‐Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (mrsa) Are Highly
Prevalent on High Touch Surface Environs in a Large Texas Hospital

Gut Microbial Genes are Associated With Neurocognition and Brain Development in Healthy Children


Author: ASM Communications

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