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Registration open for upcoming ComBase Webinar

JIFSAN will host a free webinar showcasing ComBase, on July 31, 2018. Registration is now open!

Webinar Date: July 31, 2018
Presenter: Mark Tamplin, University of Tasmania
Registration: go.umd.edu/ComBase

ComBase is the world’s largest and freely-accessible database that describes how pathogens and spoilage organisms respond to diverse food environments. ComBase is a collaboration between the University of Tasmania-Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture and the US Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service. At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will understand how to navigate ComBase features, locate and interpret data records, apply predictive models to estimate microbial growth and inactivation, and donate data to ComBase.