12:30pm 13 May 2014
AgriBio, La Trobe University, 5 Ring Rd Bundoora|Melbourne|Vic|3083|AU
Dr Jack Gilbert is an Environmental Microbiologist at Argonne National Laboratory, Associate Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolution at University of Chicago, and senior fellow of the Institute of Genomic and Systems Biology. He is currently working on microbial communities in natural, urban, built and human ecosystems. He is Principal Investigator for the Earth Microbiome Project (www.earthmicrobiome.org), Home Microbiome Project (www.homemicrobiome.com), Gulf Microbial Modelling Project (www.microbial-models.com), Hospital Microbiome Project (www.hospitalmicrobiome.com), and the Chicago River Microbiome Project.
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