Discover the basics about the Human Microbiome with this powerpoint presentation and checkout the ASM Academy 2014 FAQs.
Test your new knowledge about the human microbiome with a ten-question quiz. Be sure to review parts 1 and 2 prior to taking the quiz!
Be the researcher! You have isolated DNA from a number of bacteria found in the human gut. Using modern tools, you’ve amplified and sequenced a section of DNA specific to microbes (16S rDNA). Your task is to identify these bacteria and choose candidates for the production of two enzymes involved in drug metabolism.
Understand how to obtain, read and analyze a scientific article. The modeled article focuses on the Human Microbiome Project.