Best speaker award at the Third Annual Imperial-APC Postgraduate Symposium 2017

The Third Annual Postgraduate Symposium in microbiome-related research was hold this year from 11th to 13th of October at University College Cork (Ireland). This symposium is a student led event that give the opportunity to build networking opportunities and promote the exchange of ideas between students. PhD students and postdocs from Imperial College, University of…

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Iron and haem contained in the gut model medium caused significant changes in the microbiota composition

Our recent work  has been aimed to evaluate  how the iron sources (18 mM FeSO4 and Hemin 77 mM) included in a Gut model medium (GMM)  influence the metabolic activity and composition of the gut microbiota in vitro. The presence of FeSO4 and Hemin caused significant changes in the microbiota composition that could have detrimental effects…

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