Events

Microbes are savvy investors when contributing to the common good

A collaboration between the University of Bath and University College London has revealed that microbes act like shrewd economists when cooperating. When they find themselves in groups with mostly relatives they contribute heavily to cooperation, which benefits the...

5th International Human Microbiome Congress

The fifth Congress of the International Human Microbiome Consortium (IHMC) was held in Luxembourg from March 31-April 2, 2015 with the title: “Future Directions for Human Microbiome Research in Health and Disease. A total of 50 internationally renowned...

GUT Microbiota for Health. World Summit 2015

The Fourth Gut Microbiota For Health Summit aims at translating the most recent advances for the medical community. The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the European Society for Neurogastroenterology & Motility (ESNM), the European Society...

2nd Microbiome/Microbiota R&D and Business Collaboration Forum USA

The field of metagenomics has allowed researchers to delve into the diversity of the body’s microbiota with findings that the microbiome is a home for diversity, natural immunity, metabolism, behavioural traits, and plays an instrumental role in health and...

Inflammation, microbiota and cancer conference

This two-day national symposium addresses recent advances in the field and should be an exciting forum for discussion and debate on the current understanding of cancer and inflammation. The conference, sponsored by the Center of Excellence in Immunology...