with microbiome science, bringing innovation through interdisciplinary collaboration
UCR Microbiome Initiative
A research catalyst initiative bringing together UCR researchers from multiple fields and across our campus to foster interdisciplinary interactions and leverage the existing resources at UCR to promote Microbiome Science.
Driving positive change
in human health and the biogeochemical processes that sustain life on our planet.
The microbiome comprises all of the genetic material within a microbiota (the entire collection of microorganisms in a specific niche, such as the human gut). This can also be referred to as the metagenome of the microbiota. nature.com