Northwest Microbiome Network

New Northwest Microbiome Network to host microbiome mixer, March 16

The human microbiome is implicated in a range of human health and disease — from inflammatory and metabolic disorders to neurological and infectious diseases. Its role in health and its potential...

OHSU News spotlight on researchers: Part one

For Research Week 2018, OHSU News is featuring researchers from across the university. The first three profiles highlight the work of Maria Fleseriu, M.D., Shearwood McClelland III, M.D., Uma...

Webinar on The National Microbiome Initiative, Sept. 16

In May of this year the White House announced a collaboration with various Federal agencies and private-sector stakeholders to foster the study of microbiomes, communities of microorganisms, across...

National Microbiome Initiative announced

On May 13, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) announced a collaborative effort to build a new National Microbiome Initiative (NMI) to support the study of microbiomes...