Synopsis: The microbiome is a critical component of human health and our immune system. Urbanization practices are often antimicrobial and impair the transmission and colonization of microbes inter-generationally, altering the structure of microbial ecosystems and human exposures.
Start Time: Thursday, May 20, 2021 12:00 PM
End Time: Thursday, May 20, 2021 1:00 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Address:
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Virtual Event
City, State, Country: NJ US
Fee: N/A
Speaker: Dr. Maria G. Dominguez-Bello, Director of the NJ Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health (IFNH) and Henry Rutgers Professor of Microbiome and Health
Sponsor: SEBS Office of Alumni and Community Engagement
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
Web Site: https://www.cvent.com/d/tjq9qs
Contact Name: Brian McGonigle
Contact Email: brian.mcgonigle@rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-4215
Additional Information: This process occurs concomitantly with an observable increase in the incidence of immune diseases, to which there seems to be a microbial connection. Dr. Maria G. Dominguez-Bello, Director of the NJ Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health (IFNH) and Henry Rutgers Professor of Microbiome and Health, will discuss.