23rd September 2017 Bang Goes the Borders – We will be debuting our new chromatography activity at St Mary’s in Melrose from 10-16:00. Fingers crossed it *runs* well!

8th October 2017 – MOSSFest – It looks like we will be represented at three stalls at the festival at Mugdock country park. Look out for us at the VelcroMicrobiome as well as our stalls in collaboration with the Wellcome Centre for Molecular Parasitology and the Centre for Virus Research.

Past events

23rd June 2017 – Unsung Heroes of STEM – This event at Abertay University provided the perfect opportunity to debut our #UnsungHeroines! The postcards were laid out during the reception and generated a good amount of interest from scientists and teachers.

10th June 2017 – Velcro Microbiome – JC and Isabel had an extremely busy Meet the Expert at Glasgow Science Centre. Our stomach and intestines were back (now with added villi) and the children of Glasgow helped to populate it with 67 good and two bad bacteria.

3rd June 2017 – Luath Street party – This street party in Govan brought together residents from Luath, Elder, Howat and Taransay streets. SGGlasgow were there with our VelcroMicrobiome talking to residents about good and bad bacteria.

4th June 2017 – Molecular Mimicry – Meet the Expert at Glasgow Science Centre. We went along to discuss how molecules in pathogens that invade us can cross-react with molecules in our bodies with devastating effects.

20th April 2017 – Sign Making Workshop Starbucks Byres Road 17:30 – We had a great session creating high impact signage for the March for Science in Edinburgh on the 22nd April.

22nd April 2017March for Science – Edinburgh

11th Feb 2017 – Velcro Microbiome – Back by popular demand, Joanne, Rhona, Crystal and Bhoomi delivered our Velcro Microbiome event at Meet the Expert at the Science Centre.

25th Jan 2017 – Burns Bingo at Cumbrae House – We celebrated Burns Night with a Burns bingo session with a scientific prize followed by a chat and a cup of tea with the residents.

August 13th 2016 – Molecular Mimicry with Rhona McGonigal

June 19th 2016 – Velcro Microbiome with Amy Irvine, Ines Vollmer and Imogen Johnston-Menzies

April 17th 2016 – Fruit FACS and Malaria Mass Spectrometry with Isabel Vincent and Jean-Christophe Le Bayon. Read about the event here.