The gut microbiome is central to animal health and immune function, however we have an incomplete understanding of how this important symbiotic ecosystem evolved.
An important aspect of our work with host-associated microbiomes involves investigating members of these communities that have yet to be cultured within the laboratory.
Bone marrow and stem cell transplants are important therapies for cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma that develop in blood forming tissues.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is used to describe a number of lung diseases that prevent proper breathing.
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