2021

DECEMBER 2021

Main speaker:

Prof Jonathan Eisen

Talk:

Evolution of microbiomes and the evolution of the study and politics of microbiomes (or, how can something be both ridiculously overhyped and horrifically underappreciated)

NOVEMBER 2021

Main speaker:

Prof Frederic Bushman

Talk:

The Human Virome in Health and Disease

OCTOBER 2021

Main speaker:

Prof Jillian Banfield

Talk:

Unusual, large, and alternatively coded phages are prevalent in the human microbiome

SEPTEMBER 2021

Main speaker:

Prof Ruth E. Ley

Talk:

Permanent hitchhikers:
how human gut microbes diversified with and adapted to their hosts