The Viruses of microbes Structure and function, from molecules to communities, organized by the ETH Zurich will take place from 14th July to the 18th July 2014 at the ETH Zurich University in Zurich, Switzerland. The conference will cover areas like Viruses of microbes are the largest biological entity on planet earth, many aspects of the biology of viruses of microorganisms, the interaction with their hosts, and their ecological impact are not well understood and broad repertoire of tools which can be harnessed for a variety of applications in medicine.