Plant and Microbial Biology Plant Seminar: "Role of viruses in the microbiome"
Seminar | September 20 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall
David Pride, University of California, San Diego
Our laboratory focuses on the role that microbial communities play in human homeostasis, health and disease. We firmly believe that the various microbial components of human ecosystems including bacteria, viruses, archaea, and fungi are important factors that help determine the natural history of their hosts. Furthermore, their interactions with humans or their interactions with other microbial constituents in these communities likely have consequences for human health.