Announcements from 2016


October 14, 2016

Center Leadership Member, Rachel Dutton: UC San Diego Biologist Awarded Prestigious Packard Fellowship

Rachel Dutton, an assistant professor of biology in UC San Diego’s Division of Biological Sciences, will receive a grant of $875,000 over the next five years to pursue her research, which makes use of different kinds of artisanal cheeses as “a simple model system to uncover the inner workings of life within microbial communities.”


April 14, 2016

Microbiome Talk at Research Expo

Pieter Dorrestein will give a faculty talk on UC San Diego microbiome research at Research Expo Learn More


March 16, 2016

Big Data Meets Big Biology

On March 31, Rob Knight will give a microbiome talk at "Big Data Meets Big Biology." This a half-day forum in San Diego is organized by Xconomy. Learn More