Sampling Strategies for Three-Dimensional Spatial Community Structures in IBD Microbiota Research

Identifying intestinal microbiota is arguably an important task that is performed to determine the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD); thus, it is crucial to collect and analyze intestinally-associated microbiota.


VIDEO: The World Of Microbes With Dr. B. Brett Finlay

In this brief video, Dr. B. Brett Finlay describes the fascinating world of microbes, and tells the story of his discovery of the E-Coli 0157 vaccine:


VIDEO: What If You Had A Second Brain?

AsapScience, stylized as AsapSCIENCE, is a YouTube channel created by Canadian youtubers Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown. The channel produces weekly videos that touch on many different topics of science. Check Out Here: AsapSCIENCE


Home-Made Cost Effective Preservation Buffer Is a Better Alternative to Commercial Preservation Methods for Microbiome Research

The investigation of wildlife gastrointestinal microbiomes by next-generation sequencing approaches is a growing field in microbial ecology and conservation.


Free Webinar: Precision Medicine – Learning Lessons From the Microbiome

Summary The influence of gut microbiota on human health has been well documented, particularly in the case of metabolic disorders, such as type 1 and type 2 diabetes.


VIDEO: Native squid and its bacterium may help human and environmental health

The humble Hawaiian bobtail squid is helping to build the University of Hawaiʻi’s capacity in the hot field of microbiome research.


VIDEO: Precision Medicine: Learning Lessons From the Microbiome

Summary The influence of gut microbiota on human health has been well documented, particularly in the case of metabolic disorders, such as type 1 and type 2 diabetes.


ILAR Roundtable workshop on Animal Models for Microbiome Research

Video recordings and presentations from the ILAR Roundtable workshop on Animal Models for Microbiome Research held on December 19-20, 2016: See more at: ILAR Roundtable


ClostraBio Tackles Food Allergies

Diet, the Gut Microbiome, and Autism/Cell, June 16, 2016 (Vol. 165, Issue 7)

Are autism-related social behaviors in offspring related to mom’s diet? Mauro Costa-Mattioli and his colleagues of Baylor College of Medicine explain a potential link through the gut microbiome in this video.


Rob Knight – The Current Toolkit for Studying Microbiome/Built Environment Interfaces

Rob Knight, University of California San Diego, presents on the wide variety of tools and applications available to study and quantify microbiome/built environment interfaces and interactions.


Microbiome: Gut Bugs and You | Warren Peters | TEDxLaSierraUniversity

Can gut bugs change the world? Join Warren Peters on a journey into understanding your microbiome and the new discoveries changing the way we understand diabetes, obesity, Alzheimer’s disease, autism, and our everyday health and wellness. Watch more at: YouTube


Calypso: a user-friendly web-server for mining and visualizing microbiome-environment interactions

Abstract Calypso is an easy-to-use online software suite that allows non-expert users to mine, interpret and compare taxonomic information from metagenomic or 16S rDNA datasets.


Microbiome Sites

NHGRI Image Gallery The NHGRI Image Gallery provides imagery related to the genomics research, people, and programs of the institute.


Probiotics Help Save the Spine

Sounds of Science Podcast: A new study from investigators at The Ohio State University


Gut Microbiota Regulate Motor Deficits and Neuroinflammation in a Model of Parkinson’s Disease

For a detailed look at the state of the microbiome and its role in precision medicine, The Scientist is bringing together a panel of experts to share their research and discuss the next steps. FREE Webinar


Caltech Researchers Link Parkinson’s Disease to Gut Bacteria

Professor Sarkis Mazmanian explains how he and postdoctoral scholar Tim Sampson discovered the link between the gut biome and Parkinson’s disease.


The Greatest Science Books of 2016

Gathered here…a reflection on the reading most worth prioritizing in the year being left behind. “I have observed many tiny animals with great admiration,” Galileo marveled as he peered through his microscope


The Hungry Microbiome

We’ve created a fascinating biomedical animation, The Hungry Microbiome, to bring to life years of scientific research and educate the public on how starch gets broken down in the gut.


The Microbiome Defined and Understood Using A.I.

Some terminology just doesn’t sound that exciting. Take the term microbiome.






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