Joint Congress on Evolutionary Biology
Mathilde Poyet and Mathieu Groussin introduced the Global Microbiome Conservancy and presented their research at the Joint Congress on Evolutionary Biology conference in Montpellier, France.
.@mathildpoyet shows us that #bacteria exchange genes within our gut, and gene turnover can change the function of gut #microbiome. Does this impact #health? Comprehensive answers require comprehensive databases, which @globalmicrobiom is working on! pic.twitter.com/WtRhiTjero
— Amy Martin (@amybmartian) August 22, 2018
Now talking about the @globalmicrobiom Conservancy, which is also cool as hell — particularly the emphasis on retention of ownership by indigenous community sources.
— Jon Sanders (@jongsanders) August 19, 2018