Human Microbiome Science Report Released
Nearly 250 experts were convened July 2013 for the "Human Microbiome Science: Vision for the Future" conference in Bethesda, Md., where scientists discussed current advances, challenges and opportunities for human microbiome research at the NIH. A report of the meeting is now available in the journal Microbiome...
The meeting agenda, videos and slides are available at: http://www.genome.gov/27554404
IGS Awarded $15.2M NIAID Grant on Infectious Disease Research
IGS has received a grant award of $15.2 million over five years from the NIAID to create a research center to apply genomic techniques to the study of pathogens and their hosts...
How Gut Bacteria Make Us Fat and Thin
Scientific American article with interview of Dr. Fraser describing new research on obese and thin twins...
Semaphorin 5B is a repellent cue for sensory afferents projecting into the developing spinal cord., Development (Cambridge, England)
Feasibility of self-collection of fecal specimens by randomly sampled women for health-related studies of the gut microbiome., BMC research notes
Genome sequences of rhinovirus C isolates from wisconsin pediatric respiratory studies., Genome announcements
Introduction to Bioinformatics
What is Bioinformatics? How does it interface with high throughput sequencing?
An overview of the Human Microbiome Project and the Data Analysis & Coordination Center.
Bioinformatics Work Projects
An overview of computational biology and bioinformatics projects at the Institute for Genome Sciences.
Dr. Claire Fraser
The Business of Research: Genomics and Biomedicine.
E. coli Research
E. coli outbreak in Germany
Careers In Bioinformatics
Working at the Institute for Genome Sciences in Baltimore, Maryland.
Events @ IGS
Exchanging scientific ideas and exploring the latest scientific research in interactive seminars is one of our Institute's priorities.