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Meet a microbiome researcher: Q&A with Dr. Elisabeth Bik

As a part of our microbiome research interview series, we spoke with Dr. Elisabeth Bik,  Scientific Editorial Director at uBiome, the leading microbial genomics company. Dr. Bik received her PhD at Utrecht University in the Netherlands and later joined the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Stanford University School of Medicine. She is a recipient… Read article →




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Let’s celebrate DNA Day!

April 25, 1953, is a day to remember. That’s the day, sixty-five years ago, that DNA’s double-helical structure was published for the first time in a paper by James Watson and Francis Crick. The paper, printed in the journal Nature, together with papers from Maurice Wilkins and Rosalind Franklin, included evidence that the structure existed… Read article →


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Meet a microbiome researcher: Q&A with Dr. Aaron Ericsson

As a part of our Microbiome research interview series, we spoke with Dr. Aaron Ericsson. He is Director of the University of Missouri Metagenomics Center and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary Pathobiology at the University of Missouri. His research comprises several different projects, including: • A K01-funded study investigating the influence of… Read article →