Gut microbiota: the good, the bad, and the ugly

24 Jan 2014

by GMFH Editing Team

In this video Dr. Jeffrey Bland discusses recent research into the gut microbiome. Some of the research cited includes work done by the Cleveland Clinic showing certain gut microbiota may convert animal products consumed in the diet into secondary metabolites

Some months ago, California welcomed the TEDxCaltech: The Brain conference, where experts from different areas discussed a range of issues about the brain and the future of neuroscience. At one of the sessions, Elaine Hsiao, PhD in Microbiology from the California

“You are not human, you are a walking bacterial colony,” says the Belgian researcher Jeroen Raes, from the Flanders Institute of Biology, in this video from TEDxBrussels. Raes discusses issues that go from the gut microbiota’s size to its functions,

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

GMFH summit 2012: broadcast of the plenary sessions

16 Apr 2012

by GMFH Editing Team

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