Welcome to the 2016 Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting. We are excited to see you again in Madison, Wisconsin and are looking forward to an exciting 2016 program!

Keynote Speaker

Bob Sauer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Conference Organizers

Thomas Bernhardt, Harvard Medical School
Dan Kearns, Indiana University
Jade Wang, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Session Chairs

Alan Davidson, University of Toronto
Rut Carballido-López, Micalis Institute, INRA Jouy-en-Josas
Eric Greene, Columbia University
Jean-Francois Collet, de Duve Institute, UC Louvain
Vanessa Sperandio, U. Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
Christopher Hayes, U. California, Santa Barbara
Susan Gottesman, National Institutes of Health
Ming Hammond, U. California, Berkeley
Rachel Dutton, U. California, San Diego

Scientific Topics

Development, Cell Biology, and Cell Surfaces
DNA Replication, Recombination, and Repair
Ecology and Evolution
Global Regulation, Cell Signaling, and Stress Responses
Pathogenesis and Host Microbe Interactions
Physiology and Metabolism
Systems Biology, Bioinformatics, and Genomics
Transcription Mechanisms and Regulation
Translation, Postranscriptional Regulation, and Proteolysis

Thank you to our 2016 Sponsors!

Merck AchaogenNew England BioLabs

Promega Ameridan Society For Microbiology

Plos Genetics Protein CT