Gut Summit 2013: impressions from the second day

26 Feb 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising

Gut Summit 2013: impressions from the first day

25 Feb 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising

The gut microbiota has an essential role in stimulating the development and maintenance of the intestinal immune system – in fact, without the gut microbiome the human body would be unable to protect its health from being affected by all

The new generation of gut microbiota research

3 Jan 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

Great projects such as Human Microbiome Project and MetaHIT have arrived to the end in the last two years, but it doesn’t mean research on gut microbiota stops. A second generation of studies has started, evidencing the relevance of this

Bonnie Bassler in TED: “How bacteria talk”

19 Dec 2012

by GMFH Editing Team

Today we want to share with you a TED video where the scientist Bonnie Bassler explains How bacteria can “talk”. She studies how bacteria can communicate with one another, through chemical signals, to act as a unit. This video is

Have you met your microbes?

5 Nov 2012

by GMFH Editing Team

Last July, microbiologist Dr. Jonathan Eisen gave an illuminating speech at TEDMed where he explained the importance of our microbial community. “Our bodies are covered in a sea of microbes, he explained, both the pathogens that make us sick and

You will find below the video broadcast of the two plenary sessions held in Evian last march during the Gut Microbiota for Health first world summit. Monday March 26th - opening session   Wednesday March 28th - closing session