Tag Archives: gut microbiota

Why do people have such different microbiomes from one another?

Discussing a computational approach to answering what controls inter-individual variability in the human microbiome. Modulating human microbial communities continues to be an area of intense academic and entrepreneurial interest because of the role of the human microbiome in determining health and … Continue reading

Posted in journal club, Talks | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dr. Andrew Benson: You’re not only what you eat

It is a pleasure to announce that Dr. Andrew K. Benson, Professor, Department of Food Science and Technology & Director, Core for Applied Genomics and Ecology from the University of Nebraska will be the presenter for the Farncombe GI Noon … Continue reading

Posted in Talks | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Immunity vs. metabolism in the human gut, journal club paper for next week.

On Thursday Dec 1 at 3:30pm in HSC 3N50, Jennifer Lau a graduate student in the Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Center will present a systems biology paper on the interactions between the immune system, the intestinal epithelium and the … Continue reading

Posted in Talks | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment