The International Society for Extremophiles
The International Society for Extremophiles (ISE) was founded at the initiative of the members of the Editorial Board of the journal n 2002. The ISE is intended to be a forum for the exchange of information and experience in the rapidly growing field of research on extremophiles.
The main objectives of the society comprise:
- Support of scientists who dedicate their research to the investigation of extremophilic microorganisms and their enzymes for basic and applied research
- Creating benefits for the ISE members including reduced subscription fees for the journal Extremophiles, which is the official journal of the ISE
- Support of the local organizers of the biennial Extremophiles Conferences
- Scholarships and travel grants for young scientists