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For details of professional bodies within the biological sciences, please see the organisations listed on the pages of the Scholarly Societies Project - Biology. Potentially useful organisations include:


The Physiological Society The Physiological Society is a learned society with approximately 2,500 members drawn from over 50 countries. The majority of members are engaged in research, in universities or industry, into how the body works.
The Society for General Microbiology The SGM provides a common meeting ground for scientists working in research and in fields with applications in microbiology, including medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmaceuticals, numerous industries, agriculture, food, the environment and education.
The Society of Biology A unified voice for biology created from the unification of the Biosciences Federation and the Institute of Biology.
European Medicines Agency A decentralised body of the European Union with responsibility for the protection and promotion of public and animal health, through the evaluation and supervision of medicines for human and veterinary use.