Microbiomes – News and Features
We Need Bacteria to Maintain a Good Immune System
Dr. Francisco Guarner, from the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, talked about the functions of the bacteria in our body in the IDIBELL Seminar.
UCB Announces Third Research Collaboration with Harvard University
New Research Alliance project to focus on human microbiome to develop new therapeutic applications in immunology.
Enterome Raises EUR Five Million in Series A Funding Round
Funding enables further development of unique metagenomic technology and solutions for gut microbiota-related diseases affecting a large proportion of world population.
Manipulating the Microbiome Could help Manage Weight
UChicago researchers team was able to unravel some of the mechanisms that regulate this weight gain.
Inflammation Drives Crohn's Disease, Says Study
Recent studies show marked changes in the composition of the intestinal bacteria in people with CD.
Bacteria on Skin Boost Immune Cell Function
The findings provides new insights into skin health.
(1)H NMR-Based Metabolite Profiling of Diet-Induced Obesity in a Mouse Mode
In this study researchers demonstrate how the metabolic effects of high carbohydrate diets and high fat diets relate to the mechanism of diet-induced obesity and its associated complications.
Mapping the Healthy Human Microbiome
Broad scientists create molecular tools and applying standardized protocols, generating vast amounts of data to identify the microbiome's most elusive organisms for whole genome sequencing.
NIH Human Microbiome Project Defines Normal Bacterial Makeup of the Body
Genome sequencing creates first reference data for microbes living with healthy adults.
Real Time Genomics Appoints Steve Lombardi as CEO
Genomics industry veteran will drive commercialization of the company’s highly scalable core technology for next generation genomic analysis.