Geneeskunde en Gezondheids­wetenschappen

Program Immunology & Inflammation

Friday 13 October 2023

Microbiome and immune interactions 
Exploring the Dynamics of the Microbiome-Host Interaction in Cancer & Gastrointestinal Disease

Discover the secret world of the gut microbiome and how it affects our health!

Our main speaker, , a leading researcher at Ghent University's Faculty of Biochemistry and Microbiology, will share her latest research findings. She will emphasize the pivotal role played by bacterial communities in maintaining human healt

Our host, Baptiste Oosterlinck, will also share his research on how these bacteria interact with the protective mucus layer of our stomach, especially in the context of gastric cancer.

Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to expand your knowledge and dive into the exciting world of the gut microbiome!

Feel free to invite peers, researchers, clinicians and students across faculties and groups. Drinks will be offered. Certificate of participation provided upon request.

Prepare yourself for upcoming series of seminars (next: Nov 16 @ noon, Dec 8 at 3pm) that promises not only informative presentations but also engaging discussions.

Supported by FGGW & Antwerp Doctoral School’s “Omkadering Jonge Onderzoekers”.

Location: Campus Drie Eiken,  Building S, D.S.020
Time: 15u - 17u
No registration needed