On March 21, 2017 at the Unilever Conference Center in Trumbull, CT, don’t miss another opportunity to see IFSCC2016 Keynote Speaker, Dr. Julia Oh (Jackson Laboratory for Genome Medicine). Presenting on The host, its microbes, and disease: the landscape of the human skin microbiome. This course will provide an overview of the microbiome, which is the collective genome of the microbial communities that live in and on our bodies. What is the role of the microbiome in human health? What happens when the microbiome is disrupted? How can a metagenomics approach advance the study of the microbiome? What makes individuals susceptible to colonization and subsequent infection? Are there unique issues related to healthcare settings? This course will address these questions and more.
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