Welcome to the Society for Invertebrate Pathology

Society for Invertebrate Pathology
Division of

Microbial Control

Welcome to the SIP Microbial Control Division


AK hoppersThe Microbial Control Division is an association of invertebrate pathologists who aim to support basic and applied research on microbial control. Through this Division we discuss ideas, knowledge and experience on the biology of insect pathogens and their application in biological control primarily for integrated management of pests in cultivated crops.


  • to facilitate interaction among scientists who have a special interest in microbial control of invertebrates.
  • to facilitate the exchange of information among scientists through symposia, workshops, and printed and electronic media.
  • to provide the Society for Invertebrate Pathology a channel through which matters relevant to the study of and application of microbial control may be presented for discussion and action.
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