Welcome to the IOM
The International Organization for Mycoplasmology (IOM) is a non-profit scientific organization dedicated to the study of the Mollicutes, cell wall-less bacteria that infect a wide variety of animals and plants. For new memberships and membership renewals, click on the Membership tab above.
The 6th AOM Conference will be hold in Zhangjiajie, China, in Aug 22-25, 2014. A pdf invitation can be downloaded here.
The Phylum Tenericutes of the new edition of Bergey's Manual can be downloaded as a pdf file by clicking here.
CLSI Publishes Guideline on Methods for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing for Human Mycoplasmas. See Recent News.
The Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH (DSMZ) is now accepting deposits of mycoplasma strains. Go to Recent News for more information.