The Microbiome Research Centre is a comprehensive world-class microbiome-focused research centre solely dedicated to studying the microbiota in health and disease.
New UNSW research shows that mothers who eat an unhealthy diet in pregnancy can affect their child's microbiome.
Research into our faecal matter could lead to profound changes in the way we treat and diagnose disease. For now, though, it pays to beware of the hype.
The first research grants have been awarded for microbiome research to be carried out at a new dedicated St George Hospital-based centre.