TechTalk Microbiome

Thursday, March 8, 2018
15:15 - 17:00
Grand Café De Stal
Darwinweg 1, 2333 CR Leiden

Microbiota are widely recognized as being
central players in the health of organisms and ecosystems. The TechTalk ‘Exploring the microbiome from different perspectives’ will address different aspects and applications of microbiome research in and around the Leiden Bioscience Park: personalized medicine, public health, food and industrial applications, and agriculture.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Technical Aspects: Introduction
    Dr. Tom van den Bogert (BaseClear)
  • Oral microbiome
    Prof. Egija Zaura (ACTA)
  • Feces transplantation
    Drs. Liz Terveer (LUMC)
  • Experimental microbiome platforms
    Dr. Frank Schuren (TNO Zeist)
  • Organ on a chip model for IBS
    Dr. Dorota Kurek (Mimetas)
  • Gut microbiota and neuro-degenerative disease
    Farideh Hosseinkahni, MSc (Lectoraat IMD, hogeschool Leiden)


Thursday, March 8, 15.15 - 17.00 hrs.
You are welcome to walk-in from 15.15 hrs, the program starts at 15.30 hrs.


De Stal, Darwinweg 1, 2333 CR Leiden

For whom

The R&D community of Leiden Bio Science Park and others interested.
TechTalks are aimed at bringing the research community together across Leiden Bio Science Park, whether based in business or in academia, and others who are interested.

Organized by

Luris, Leiden Bio Science Park, Boerhaave Nascholing and Centrum Bioscience en Diagnostiek

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TechTalks is an initiative of Leiden Bio Science Park, Luris, LUMC/Boerhaave Nascholing, and Hogeschool Leiden/CBD.
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