Microbiome: Latest News

05/08/17

Three interdisciplinary teams of researchers will develop novel tools and methods in the field of microbiome research.

04/26/17

Could gut bacteria influence our food choices? A study shows, for the first time, that this idea may not be as far-fetched as it seems.

10/24/16

Submit your ideas for groundbreaking experimental tools and methods for understanding microbial function.

09/20/16

The Kavli Microbiome Ideas Challenge will provide $1 million in grants for innovative tools to investigate how microbes live in complex communities. Three scientists - Tim Donohue, Julie Biteen and Terry Hwa - discuss why it matters.

05/13/16

Public-private initiative aims foster the integrated study of microbiomes across different ecosystems.

05/13/16

The $1-million science competition will support the development of scientific tools for investigating life on a microbial scale.

02/25/16

In this live webcast, three of the scientists behind The Unified Microbiome Initiative proposal—Janet Jansson, Rob Knight and Jeff Miller—discuss how to unlock the power of the microbial communities that shape our world and influence our health.

01/11/16

A live webcast on the Unified Microbiome Initiative, in which Janet Jansson, Rob Knight and Jeffrey Miller discuss the potential of nature's microbiomes and how we can tap into it.

11/23/15

The Unified Microbiome Initiative proposes to unlock the power of the microbial communities that shape our world and influence our health. Janet Jansson, Rob Knight and Jeff Miller talk about why it's urgent.

10/28/15

Understanding and controlling microbiomes could lead to significant advances in human health and environmental sustainability.

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