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Targeting Microbiota 2024: Shaping the future of medicine – International leaders unite at the 11th World Congress

Meeting Announcement

Mitochondria-Microbiota Task Force

Annual Meeting of the International Society of Microbiota


The 11th World Congress on Targeting Microbiota will be held on October 17-18, 2024 at Corinthia Palace Malta.

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Credit: International Society of Microbiota

The International Society of Microbiota (ISM) is pleased to announce its 11th World Congress, Targeting Microbiota 2024. This congress is scheduled to take place on October 14-15 in Malta, and will convene international leading experts, researchers, and professionals to explore and discuss the latest advancements in the field of microbiota. Under the new presidency of Maria Cecilia Giron, University of Padova, we anticipate a transformative era, propelling the ISM to new heights in microbiota research.


Thorough Investigation through Specialized Tracks

  • Recent Advances & Challenges in Microbiota
  • Microbiota-Host Cross-Talk and Signaling
  • Metabolomics: Innovations and Methods
  • Microbiota-Based Therapies Revolution: Medicine of Tomorrow
  • Microbiome and Phage Therapy
  • Built Environment Microbiome
  • Artificial Intelligence meets the Microbiome: Current Developments
  • Targeting Microbiota for Healthy Ageing & Longevity
  • Microbiota-Derived Extracellular Vesicles
  • Skin Microbiome Strategies: Towards a Better Skin Health
  • Animal Microbiota Insights
  • Virome's Impact on Host Health
  • Phageome Dynamics: Understanding Bacteriophages in Host Health
  • Understanding Mycobiome: Impact of Fungi on Host Health
  • Other Related Topics


The ISM invites all young and advanced researchers, as well as industry leaders to share their latest works and insights at Targeting Microbiota 2024.

Early bird registration: January 26, 2024.


More about the International Society of Microbiota

  1. ISM 2023 Awards
  2. Conclusion of Targeting Microbiota 2023
  3. Abstracts and Replay of Targeting Microbiota 2023
  4. ISM Newsletters
  5. ISM Press Releases    


For more information about Targeting Microbiota, including registration details, abstract submission and others, please visit

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